• STENA SCANDICA - Fire on 29 August 2022 (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 29-08-2022
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Fire/explosion Investigation report

    On 29 August 2022, a fire broke out on the cargo deck on the Danish registered Ro-Ro/passenger ship STENA SCANDICA while it was on route from Nynäshamn, Sweden, to Ventspils, Latvia. The fire was exti..

  • NORD MAGIC – Occupational accident on 17 June 2022 (In consultation)

    Publiceret 17-06-2022
    Ongoing investigation Merchant ship Occupational accident Investigation report

    On 17 June 2022, the Danish product tanker NORD MAGIC was at anchor off Chittagong, Bangladesh. At about 1500, two service technician entered a cargo tank where they shortly after were found unconscio..

  • HENDRIKA JACOBA - Fall between ship and quay on 29 May 2022

    Publiceret 29-05-2022
    Report published Fishing ship Other Investigation report

    On 29 May 2022 at 0310, a crewmember from the UK registered fishing ship HENDRIKA JACOBA fell between ship and quay while the ship was alongside in the port of Thyboroen, Denmark. The crewmember was l..

  • DANMARK - Occupational accident on 16 February 2022

    Publiceret 16-02-2022
    Report published Other ship type Occupational accident Investigation report

    On 16 February 2022, the Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board (DMAIB) received notification from the Danish Maritime Authority that a quartermaster from the training vessel DANMARK had fallen..

  • Safety report about the design and use of risk assessments in shipboard operations (Ongoing investigation)

    Publiceret 03-01-2022
    Ongoing investigation Other ship type Other Safety report

    In this report, DMAIB will take a closer look at the preconditions for carrying out risk assessments for shipboard operations, e.g. the situations in which they are carried out and the methods used. I..

  • 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..