• NORD MAGIC – Occupational accident on 17 June 2022 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 17-06-2022
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Occupational accident Investigation report

    On 17 June 2022, the Danish product tanker NORD MAGIC was at anchor off Chittagong, Bangladesh. At about 1500, two service technician entered a cargo tank where they shortly after were found unconscio..

  • HENDRIKA JACOBA - Fall between ship and quay on 29 May (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 29-05-2022
    Ongoing investigation Fishing ship Other Investigation report

    On 29 May 2022 at 0310, a crewmember from the UK registered fishing ship HENDRIKA JACOBA fell between ship and quay while the ship was alongside in the port of Thyboroen, Denmark. The crewmember was l..

  • DANMARK - Occupational accident on 16 February 2022

    Publiceret 16-02-2022
    Report published Other ship type Occupational accident Investigation report

    On 16 February 2022, the Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board (DMAIB) received notification from the Danish Maritime Authority that a quartermaster from the training vessel DANMARK had fallen..

  • BJUGNFJORD - Foundering on 20 January 2022 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 20-01-2022
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Flooding/stability Investigation report

    On 20 January at approximately 0115, the Norwegian coaster BJUGNFJORD foundered after having developed a heavy list in Kattegat in Danish territorial waters. The ship was en route from Copenhagen Port..

  • KARIN HØJ and SCOT CARRIER - Collision on 13 December 2021 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 13-12-2021
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Collision Investigation report

    On 13 December 2021 the UK registered general cargo vessel Scot Carrier and the Danish registered construction vessel Karin Høj collided off the coast of southern Sweden, resulting in 2 fatalities. Th..

  • Work boat BB - Occupational accident on 2 November 2021

    Publiceret 02-11-2021
    Report published Other ship type Occupational accident Summary report

    On 2 November 2021, the work boat BB left the port of Nykøbing Mors (Denmark) heading for a mussel farm in Limfjord with one farm worker on board. During the afternoon, the owner of the farm noticed t..

  • BEAUMAIDEN - Grounding on 18 October 2021

    Publiceret 18-10-2021
    Report published Merchant ship Grounding Investigation report

    At approximately 0325 LT on 18 October 2021, the Dutch flagged general cargo ship BEAUMAIDEN grounded by Sorthat-Muleby, Bornholm, Denmark. The grounding resulted in minor damages to the ships hull. D..

  • Application and usability of ECDIS

    Publiceret 02-09-2021
    Report published Merchant ship Other Safety report

    Joint statement by Oessur Hilduberg, Head of the DMAIB and Andrew Moll, Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents, MAIB: Investigation of groundings since 2008 have repeatedly shown that where ECDIS was t..

  • BUSTER and STAVFJORD - Collision on 16 May 2021

    Publiceret 16-05-2021
    Report published Fishing ship Collision Summary report

    This is a summary report about an accident investigated by the Danish Maritime accident Investigation Board (DMAIB). The summary report concerns the collision between the Danish flagged fishing ship..

  • POLAR AASSIK - Fire on 17 March 2021

    Publiceret 15-03-2021
    Report published Fishing ship Fire/explosion Summary report

    This is a summary of the investigation results of the Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board found to be relevant in the context of an accident investigation. The purpose of the summary of the i..