Deviation from procedure is a frequently used factor in accident causation. This exemplifies the belief that safety can be created by means of formalisation. The ISM Code is based on this principle an..
On 23 December 2015, a fire broke out on the prototype surface effect ship UMOE VENTUS. The fire started in the port side lift fan compartment and within 15 minutes after the fire was visually detecte..
In the afternoon of 26 August 2015, a fire broke out in a container in a cargo hold on board the container ship CAROLINE MÆRSK. At the time of the accident, the ship was positioned approximately 50 nm..
The findings from the investigation have indicated that, on 23 July 2015, the 3rd officer was inspecting the lifebuoys mounted on the bridge wings while he was alone on watch on the bridge. During the..
On 18 July 2015, the pilot boat TRITON foundered as result of a flooded engine compartment caused by a mechanical breakdown of the drive shaft that penetrated the aluminium hull. TRITON was not design..
On 1 July 2015 at 2327, the Danish fishing vessel ORION was drifting at a fishing ground in the North Sea, 4 nm off Hirtshals, when it collided with the Cypriote vehicle carrier NECKAR HIGHWAY en rout..