Fraser River Pile & Dredge Ltd. v. Empire Tug Boats Ltd., 92 F.T.R. 26, (F.C.T.D.)

In Tug and Tow on (Updated )

The tug owner was held liable when the crane on a barge hit and damaged the Cambie Street bridge. The Court held the tug owner had a duty to inspect the tow, including the height of the crane, to ensure it was suitable for the intended voyage. The Court further considered the nature of the liability of a tug owner …

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