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Pauline Mary report and flyer published

Fatal man overboard from the fishing vessel Pauline Mary while east of Hartlepool.

Photograph of fishing vessel Pauline Mary
Fishing vessel Pauline Mary

MAIB’s report on the fatal man overboard from the potting fishing vessel Pauline Mary, east of Hartlepool on 2 September 2016 is now published.

The report contains details of what happened, subsequent actions taken, and recommendations made, read more.

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

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Published 4 May 2017