• KARIN HØJ and SCOT CARRIER - Collision on 13 December 2021 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 13-12-2021
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Collision Investigation report

    On 13 December 2021 the UK registered general cargo vessel Scot Carrier and the Danish registered construction vessel Karin Høj collided off the coast of southern Sweden, resulting in 2 fatalities. Th..

  • Work boat BB - Occupational accident on 2 November 2021

    Publiceret 02-11-2021
    Report published Other ship type Occupational accident Summary report

    On 2 November 2021, the work boat BB left the port of Nykøbing Mors (Denmark) heading for a mussel farm in Limfjord with one farm worker on board. During the afternoon, the owner of the farm noticed t..

  • BEAUMAIDEN - Grounding on 18 October 2021

    Publiceret 18-10-2021
    Report published Merchant ship Grounding Investigation report

    At approximately 0325 LT on 18 October 2021, the Dutch flagged general cargo ship BEAUMAIDEN grounded by Sorthat-Muleby, Bornholm, Denmark. The grounding resulted in minor damages to the ships hull. D..

  • 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

    Publiceret 16-05-2021
    Report published Fishing ship Collision Summary report

    This is a summary report about an accident investigated by the Danish Maritime accident Investigation Board (DMAIB). The summary report concerns the collision between the Danish flagged fishing ship..

  • 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

    Publiceret 16-01-2021
    Report published 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..