MÆRSK LANCER - Occupational accident on 13 November 2010


The Division for Investigation of Maritime Accidents/Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board has published a report about accident to a seafarer.

While preparing for departure a ship’s assistant fell from the gangway. The lifting wire to the gangway got stuck in one of the stanchions and in an attempt to loosen it the ship’s assistant fell approximate 5 metres to the pier.

The report can be downloaded in PDF format here.