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:

  • Sapphire Stone and Karen Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the collision between fishing vessels Sapphire Stone and Karen resulting in the loss of Karen, 11 miles south-east of Campbeltown on 22 January 2014. Report No 20/2014.
    Published 24 July 2014
  • Annual Report 2013
    Annual Report 2013 and responses to recommendations made by the MAIB.
    Published 17 July 2014
  • Tyrusland Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the fatality of an able seaman on board ro-ro cargo ship Tyrusland in Tripoli, Libya on 15 May 2013. Report No 19/2014.
    Published 16 July 2014
  • Corona Seaways Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the fire on the main deck of the ro-ro cargo ferry Corona Seaways in the Kattegat, Scandinavia on 4 December 2013. Report No 17/2014.
    Published 3 July 2014
  • Sea Melody Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the crewman lost overboard from Sea Melody in Groveport, River Trent, England on 18 December 2013. Report No 16/2014.
    Published 18 June 2014
  • Apollo Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the contact of the oil tanker Apollo with the quayside at Northfleet Hope Container Temrinal, Tilbury, River Thames on 25 July 2013. Report No 15/2014.
    Published 12 June 2014
  • Eshcol Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the carbon monoxide poisoning on board fv Eshcol resulting in two fatalities in Whitby on 15 January 2014. Report No 14/2014.
    Published 11 June 2014
  • Endurance Accident Investigation Report
    Report on the investigation of the loss of a crewman overboard from the motor tug Endurance 2.3 miles west-south-west of Beachy Head, United Kingdom on 5 February 2013. Report No 13/2014.
    Published 5 June 2014
  • Fishing Vessel Safety Digest 2014
    MAIB Fishing Safety Digest 1/2014 - A compendium of anonymous fishing vessel related articles and safety lessons.
    Published 3 June 2014