TORM MAREN - Loss of rescue boat on 1 April 2020

01-04-2020
Report published Merchant ship Other Investigation report

On 1 April 2020 TORM MAREN was located approx. 115 nm off the coast of Guinea. While adrift, it was decided to conduct a rescue boat drill and thus the boat was lowered with three persons on board. After having sailed for approx. 1.5 hours the boat was brought alongside and attached to the rescue boart hook and hoisted to deck level. As the crew was about to bring the rescue boat into the cradel, the boat fell into the sea. A fall of approx. 17 meters. All three crew on board the boat suffered serious injuries.

The report can be downloaded in PDF format here.