• Proceduralizing marine safety

    Publiceret 16-06-2016
    Report published Merchant ship Other Summary report

    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..

  • UMOE VENTUS - Fire on 23 December 2015

    Publiceret 23-12-2015
    Report published Merchant ship Fire/explosion Investigation report

    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..

  • CAROLINE MÆRSK - Fire on 26. August 2015

    Publiceret 26-08-2015
    Report published Merchant ship Fire/explosion Investigation report

    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..

  • SELANDIA SWAN - Fall over board on 23 July 2015

    Publiceret 23-07-2015
    Report published Merchant ship Occupational accident Investigation report

    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..

  • TRITON - Foundering on 18 July 2015

    Publiceret 18-07-2015
    Report published Merchant ship Flooding/stability Investigation report

    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..

  • ORION and NECKAR HIGHWAY - Collision on 1 July 2015

    Publiceret 01-07-2015
    Report published Fishing ship Collision Investigation report

    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..