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Diamond: accident investigation report published

Sinking of scallop dredger Diamond with loss of 1 life on 25 March 2014.

Photograph of fishing vessel Diamond

The report into MAIB’s investigation of the sinking of scallop dredger Diamond after hitting rocks is now published. The incident occurred on 25 March 2014 in West Burra Firth, Shetland Islands, Scotland and 1 life was lost.

The report contains details of what happened and conclusions. Read more

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Published 11 February 2015