Federal Investigators Say Watchman Could Have Saved Lives In Deadly Conception Dive Boat FireThe lack of a required roving night watchman aboard a scuba dive boat delayed the detection of a fire that killed 34 people off the coast of Southern California including seven San Francisco Bay Area residents, federal officials announced Tuesday
Documents: Crew In 2019 Dive Boat Disaster Had No Training On Emergency ProceduresCrew members on a dive boat say they were never instructed on emergency procedures before a predawn fire swept through the vessel as it was anchored off the Southern California coast, killing 34 people as they slept below deck, according to federal documents released Wednesday.
Questions Still Linger A Year After Deadly Dive Boat Conception Fire Claimed Seven Bay Area LivesIt's been one year since seven San Francisco Bay Area residents died in a fire that swept through the Dive Boat Conception as they slept.
Burning Dive Boat Tragedy: All 34 Died Of Smoke InhalationAll 34 people killed last Labor Day when a dive boat caught fire off the Central California coast died of smoke inhalation and suffered burns after losing consciousness, according to a coroner's report.
Dive Boat Tragedy: Crew Member Victim's Family Sues Boat OperatorThe family of the lone crew member to die in a fiery scuba boat disaster that killed all 33 passengers off the Southern California coast last year sued the vessel's owner Monday in federal court.
Truth Aquatics Suspends Tours After Deadly Dive Boat FireThe owner of a scuba diving boat company announced Tuesday a voluntary indefinite suspension of its fleet in the wake of a boat fire that killed 34 people.
Official: Federal Investigators Not Able To Determine Cause Of Deadly Dive Boat Fire Federal investigators who examined the burned-out wreckage of a scuba diving boat have not been able to determine what ignited a fire that killed 34 people off the California coast, a law enforcement official said Friday.
Injured Crewmember Sues Dive Boat Owner For Fiery Disaster At SeaA crewman injured while escaping the fire that killed 34 people aboard a dive boat off Southern California sued the vessel's owner and the company that chartered it.
Dive Boat Fire Wreckage Taken To Navy Base For InvestigationFederal investigators identified a violation of Coast Guard regulations that could trigger criminal charges in the California dive boat disaster that killed 34 people, many of whom were from the Bay Area.
NTSB: All Dive Boat Crewmembers Asleep When Fire Began Aboard Doomed ShipA preliminary report into the dive boat disaster off the Southern California coast says all six crewmembers were asleep when fire broke out aboard the vessel.
Search Resumes For Final Victim Of Dive Boat FireOfficials say divers have resumed a search for the last missing victim who died in a fatal boat fire as authorities continue a criminal investigation into the blaze that killed 34 people off the coast of California.
Criminal Probe Underway In Fiery Dive Boat DisasterU.S. authorities are conducting a criminal investigation into the fiery dive boat disaster that killed 34 people off the coast of California, two officials said Monday.
Search Warrants Served on Dive Boat Owners in Santa BarbaraAuthorities are serving search warrants at the California company that owned the scuba diving boat that caught fire and killed 34 people last week.
Rough Seas Force Suspension of Search for Final Victim of Dive Boat FireThe search for the final victim of a boat fire off the Southern California coast has been suspended until early next week because of gusty winds and rough seas.
Diving Boat Owner Could Rely On 19th Century Maritime Law To Avoid LiabilityWhatever the investigation into the deadly fire that destroyed a dive boat off the Southern California coast finds, the boat's owners could draw on a 19th century law to keep the victims' families from seeing any compensation.