September 21, 2017

Open letter to Bathurst parents

To the parents of the 7 Bathurst High School boys, On January 11, 2008, your lives were changed forever. I know how you feel. On June 30, 2002, I lost my 17-year old daughter, Malori, in van rollover accident. While Van Angels is an education and advocacy site, we also are very aware of the […]

Canadians call for ban of 15-Passenger vans

  Passenger van used in crash comes under scrutiny as Transport … The Canadian Press – A 15-seat van – a 1997 Ford Club Wagon – was carrying members of the Bathurst High School basketball team back from a game in nearby Moncton shortly after … See all stories on this topic Federal probe sought […]

Type of van in fatal N.B. crash banned from use by N.S. schools

The van that went out of control on a New Brunswick highway, resulting in eight deaths, is in a class of vehicle criticized by United States overnment agencies as lacking stability in emergencies. chools in Nova Scotia are banned from using the vehicles and the U.S. overnment has issued safety warnings about them. David White, […]