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:
- Jean Elaine Accident Investigation Report
Report on the investigation of the death of a recreational diver after a fall on board MV Jean Elaine, 15nm NW of Cape Wrath on 14 August 2012. Report No 25/2013.
Published 5 December 2013
- Finnarrow Accident Investigation Report
Report on the investigation of Finnarrow's contact with the berth and subsequent flooding in Holyhead, UK on 16 February 2013. Report No 24/2013.
Published 22 November 2013
- Windcat 9 and Island Panther Combined Accident Investigation Report
Combined reports on the investigation into the contact with a floating target by the wind farm passenger transfer catamaran Windcat 9 while transiting Donna Nook Air Weapons Range in the south-west approaches to the River Humber and the contact of Island Panther with turbine I-6, in Sheringham Shoal Wind Farm on 21 November 2012. Report No 23/2013.
Published 20 November 2013
- Safety Bulletin 3/2013
The sinking of the DUKW amphibious vehicle Wacker Quacker 1 in Salthouse Dock, Liverpool on 15 June 2013 and the fire on board the DUKW amphibious vehicle Cleopatra on the River Thames, London on 29 September 2013.
Issued 28 October 2013
- Amber Accident Investigation Report
Report on the investigation into the contact and grounding of the bulk carrier mv Amber at Gravesend Reach, River Thames on 15 November 2012. Report No 22/2013.
Published 24 October 2013
- Arklow Meadow Accident Investigation Report and Safety Flyer
Report and accompanying safety flyer on the investigation into the release of phosphine gas during cargo discharge on board Arklow Meadow, Warrenpoint, Northern Ireland on 5 December 2012. Report No 21/2013.
Published 3 October 2013
- Safety Digest 2/2013
The MAIB's compendium of anonymous accident summaries and safety lessons learned.
Published 1 October 2013
- Amy Harris III Accident Investigation Report
Report on the investigation of the engine room fire on board fv Amy Harris III South of the Isle of Arran. Report No 20/2013.
Published 23 August 2013
- Vidar Accident Investigation Report
Report on the investigation of the fatal man overboard from fv Vidar off Milford Haven. Report No 19/2013.
Published 16 August 2013
- MAIB Annual Report 2012
Annual Report and responses to recommendations issued by MAIB.
Published 31 July 2013