NTSB: Construction Crew Blamed For Massive 3-Alarm Richmond District Natural Gas Line Explosion In 2019 If you look closely, there are still scars left over from the explosion of a ruptured natural gas line in San Francisco's Inner Richmond neighborhood more than two years ago. After years of investigation, the National Transportation Safety Board issued its finding of blame on Tuesday.
2 US Agencies Send Teams To Probe Tesla Crash With No DriverTwo federal agencies are sending teams to investigate the fatal crash of a Tesla near Houston in which local authorities say no one was behind the wheel.
Federal Kobe Bryant Crash Probe: Helicopter Pilot Became Disoriented In CloudsU.S. safety investigators said Tuesday that the pilot of Kobe Bryant’s helicopter flew through clouds last year in an apparent violation of federal standards and likely became disoriented just before the helicopter crashed, killing Bryant and eight others.
Dive Boat Captain Charged With Manslaughter In 2019 Fire Disaster That Killed 34 PeopleThe captain of scuba dive boat which burned last year off the Southern California coast, killing 34 people trapped below deck, has been charged with manslaughter.
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.
Helicopter Hired By PG&E Crashes In Calaveras County Near San Andreas; 3 InjuredAuthorities in Calaveras County have responded to a helicopter crash near San Andreas late Monday morning that left three people with minor injuries at the fiery scene.
NTSB: Inspection Mistakes Caused Engine Failure On 2018 SFO-Hawaii FlightInvestigators say inspections of a fan blade that broke off during a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Hawaii in 2018, triggering an engine failure and emergency landing, had failed to spot signs that the blade was weak.
NTSB: Tesla Autopilot Let Driver Who Crashed Into Fire Truck Rely Too Much On AutomationA design flaw in Tesla’s Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system and driver inattention combined to cause a Model S electric car to slam into a firetruck parked along a California freeway, a government investigation has found.
NTSB: Tesla On Autopilot In California Crash Involving Fire TruckA government report says the driver of a Tesla that slammed into a fire truck near Los Angeles last year was using the car's Autopilot system.
NTSB: Autopilot Was In Use Before Tesla Hit SemitrailerThe latest fatal crash involving a Tesla Model 3 had Autopilot engaged during the time of the impact, according to a preliminary report released Thursday by the National Transportation Safety Board.
Family Of Driver Who Died In Tesla Autopilot Crash Files LawsuitThe family of the man killed in a crash in Santa Clara County is calling out Tesla with the new lawsuit filed Wednesday, claiming the company is beta testing technology on California roadways.
NTSB: 3-Alarm Geary Gas Fire Ignited In Less Than 10 SecondsThe National Transportation Safety Board says a recovered gas pipeline that led to a fire in San Francisco earlier this month shows damage consistent with being ruptured by third-party excavators.
NTSB To Investigate Massive 3-Alarm Gas Fire In San FranciscoThe National Transportation Safety Board on Thursday announced it was sending a team to the scene of Wednesday's three-alarm natural gas fire in San Francisco's Inner Richmond neighborhood to investigate.
SFO Close-Call Points Out Need for Faster Reporting of Aviation IncidentsAviation-safety officials say a close call last year at San Francisco International Airport points out the need for faster reporting of dangerous incidents before evidence is lost.
NTSB: Air Canada Near Miss At SFO Could Have Been 'Major Disaster'The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a scathing new report that shows just how close a Canadian jet came to disaster at San Francisco International Airport.