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Kairos report and flyer published

Capsize and sinking of fishing vessel Kairos 70 nautical miles west of the Isles of Scilly.

Kairos - Image courtesy of Steve Ellwood
Fishing vessel Kairos courtesy of Steve Ellwood

The report into MAIB’s investigation of the capsize and sinking of the twin-rig prawn trawler Kairos in heavy seas 70 nautical miles west of the Isles of Scilly on 18 May 2015 is now published.

The report contains details of what happened and the subsequent actions taken read more

A safety flyer for the fishing industry has also been produced summarising the accident and detailing the safety lessons learned.

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Published 9 March 2016