Publications

We endeavour to identify and analyse the relevant issues and make recommendations aimed at preventing similar accidents in the future. The lessons learnt can be found in a variety of MAIB publications.


10 most recent publications:

  • Rickmers Dubai/Kingston/Walcon Wizard Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation on the collision of the general cargo vessel Rickmers Dubai with the crane barge Walcon Wizard being towed by the tug Kingston, in the south-west lane of the Dover Strait Traffic Separation Scheme. Report No 29/2014.
    Published 23 October 2014
  • Bayliner Capri Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the capsize of the unnamed Bayliner Capri 2000 speedboat, resulting in the loss of three people off Lowestoft on 10 March 2014. Report No 28/2014.
    Published 16 October 2014
  • Shalimar Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the contact with the quay and subsequent foundering of fishing vessel Shalimar. Report No 27/2014.
    Published 8 October 2014
  • Safety Digest 2/2014
    The MAIB Safety Digest is a compendium of anonymous articles involving vessels from the merchant, fishing and small craft sector which draws the attention of the marine community to some of the lessons arising from investigations into recent accidents and incidents.
    Published 1 October 2014
  • Amy Jane Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the fatal man overboard from the fishing boat Amy Jane Near Cadgwith, Cornwall on 4 December 2013. Report No 26/2014.
    Published 18 September 2014
  • Paula C and Darya Gayatri Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the collision between the general cargo vessel Paula C and the bulk carrier Darya Gayatri in the south-west lane of the Dover Strait Traffic Separation Scheme on 11 December 2013. Report No 25/2014.
    Published 17 September 2014
  • Ovit Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the grounding of Ovit in the Dover Strait on 18 September 2013. Report No 24/2014.
    Published 11 September 2014
  • Horizon II Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the fatal man overboard while climbing on board the fishing vessel New Dawn to access the fishing vessel Horizon II at Royal Quays marina, North Shields on 9 November 2013. Report No 23/2014.
    Published 10 September 2014
  • Snowdrop Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation falling overboard and recovery of a young child from the passenger ferry Snowdrop at Seacombe Ferry Terminal, River Mersey on 14 October 2013. Report No 22/2014.
    Published 28 August 2014
  • Sally Jane Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the capsize and foundering of the beam trawler Sally Jane in Christchurch Bay on 17 September 2013. Report No 21/2014.
    Published 21 August 2014