Western Canada Marine Response Corporation
The report found uncertainty of roles and responsibilities, miscommuncations and technical difficulties resulted in an almost two-hour delay in response.
Transport Canada says it appears there was a malfunction in the brand-new MV Marathassa.
"Somebody needs to do a better job of protecting the coast, and the coast guard has not done it."
VANCOUVER - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the closure of a Vancouver coast guard station is in keeping with his government's emphasis on public safety.The shuttering of the Kitsilano base announc...