Questioning the Captain’s decision

What were they doing out there is those weather conditions?
It’s a question being asked over and over again in communities from Neils  Harbour to Wood Harbour, as Nova Scotians try to come to grips with the  death of five young fishermen.
At the same time, that same question was asked repeatedly at a U.S. Coast  Guard board of inquiry in Portsmouth, Virginia into the sinking of the tall ship  HMS Bounty.
Under scrutiny: the actions of a captain barely out of high school and a  captain who had decades of experience sailing the high seas.  Read more