• Application and usability of ECDIS

    Publiceret 02-09-2021
    Report published Merchant ship Other Safety report

    Joint statement by Oessur Hilduberg, Head of the DMAIB and Andrew Moll, Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents, MAIB: Investigation of groundings since 2008 have repeatedly shown that where ECDIS was t..

  • BUSTER and STAVFJORD - Collision on 16 May 2021 (In consultation)

    Publiceret 16-05-2021
    Ongoing investigation Fishing ship Collision Summary report

    On 16 May 2021, the Danish fishing vessel BUSTER collided with the Dutch-registered cargo ship STAVFJORD in Aalbaek Bugt, Kattegat, Denmark. The fishing vessel suffered a serious water ingress but was..

  • POLAR AASSIK - Fire on 17 March 2021

    Publiceret 15-03-2021
    Report published Fishing ship Fire/explosion Summary report

    This is a summary of the investigation results of the Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board found to be relevant in the context of an accident investigation. The purpose of the summary of the i..

  • SANTA CLARA - Fall overboard on 7 February 2021

    Publiceret 07-02-2021
    Report published Merchant ship Occupational accident Investigation report

    On 7 February 2021, the Danish flagged container ship SANTA CLARA was about to berth in the Port of Bremerhaven when an OS fell overboard while rigging the gangway. Several ships in the area searched..

  • MAERSK ESSEN - Loss of cargo on 16 January 2021 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 16-01-2021
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Other Investigation report

    On 16 January 2021, DMAIB was notified that the Danish flagged container ship MAERSK ESSEN had lost approx. 250 containers while the ship was en route from Xiamen, China to Los Angeles, USA. The conta..