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2013 grounding off Île d'Orléans, Quebec highlights the need for comprehensive emergency procedures, training and drills
A tired chief mate was responsible for a Chinese registered coal carrier ship that ran aground on the Douglas Shoal off the Queensland Coast, states the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) in its investigation.
Word of the Day
- An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.