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Seaworld Trainer Death

Deaths at SeaWorld May Soon Include Its Own

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 11.28.2011 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

Given the ghastly details of Dawn Brancheau's final 45 minutes being beaten to death by Tilikum, on top of the 100-plus other incidents, SeaWorld is likely to go under if it doesn't change the kinds of shows it puts on.

SeaWorld Fights OSHA Findings Toward Trainer's Death

AP | By MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green

ORLANDO, Fla. -- SeaWorld Orlando is fighting $75,000 in penalties from a federal job safety agency following last year's death of a trainer who was g...

SeaWorld Death Video Not Shown During Hearing

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green

SANFORD, Fla. — Government attorneys declined to show video of a SeaWorld trainer being drowned by a killer whale during a hearing Tuesday over ...

Whale That Killed Trainer Returns To SeaWorld Show

AP | By KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 05.30.2011 | Green

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The killer whale that drowned a trainer at Orlando's SeaWorld facility last year is slated to perform for the first time since the de...

SeaWorld's Actions Represent a Gross Threat to Dolphins, Whales, and People

David Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Phillips

We understand these trainers love the orcas they train, but make no mistake -- this wasn't just a terrible accident, it was a calculated risk on the part of a billion dollar captive dolphin and whale industry.