NEPTUN - Fall over board on 25 July 2019 (Ongoing investigation)

25-07-2019
Ongoing investigation Fishing ship Occupational accident Investigation report

On 25 July 2019, a fisherman fell overboard while tending to the fishing gear. The fishing vessel, which was one-mand operated, was found drifting in the North Sea approx. 25 nm northeast of Hirtshals (Denmark). The missing fisherman was not found despite extensive search efforts by Danish Admiral Fleet and nearby fishing vessels .

The Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board investigates the accident and an accident report will be publish upon completion of the investigation.