SANTA CLARA - Fall overboard on 7 February 2021 (Ongoing investigation)

Ongoing investigation 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 for the OS, but she was not found. After several hours she was presumed dead.

DMAIB investigates the accident.