Disasters & Accidents

Soundbites and audio clips from news coverage of disasters, accidents, and emergency incidents.



2017-06-14 | Boat Capsized TSB

The Transportation Safety Board says whale-watching outfits must do a better job of developing specific risk management procedures, especially in...





2017-03-16 | Manitoba Woman Shot Fire

A homicide investigation is underway into the shooting of a Winnipeg woman whose cousin, Tina Fontaine, was the focus of...


2017-06-20 | US NY Construction Accident

Three construction workers were rescued from a New York City building collapse this afternoon. Date: 2017-06-20 Placeline: NEW YORK. Source:...


2017-01-14 | Porter Flights Grounded

Porter Airlines says its operations have returned to normal after a technical problem grounded all its flights Saturday afternoon. Date:...


2017-11-10 | Seniors Home Fire

Firefighters responding to a blaze at an Edmonton seniors' home have found a body inside. Crews were called to St....


2017-07-31 | Toronto Islands Reopen

The Toronto Islands, a popular summer destination for both city residents and tourists, reopened today after a nearly three-month closure...