19 October 2018 — News story
Urgent bulletin on working in enclosed spaces issued after a fatal accident on fishing vessel Sunbeam at Fraserburgh, Scotland.
18 October 2018 — News story
Container ship’s heavy contact with quay and shore cranes while arriving at the port of Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates.
1 October 2018 — News story
A collection of lessons learned from marine accidents.
12 September 2018 — News story
Two incidents of unintentional release of carbon dioxide from fixed fire-extinguishing systems on roll on, roll off vessels while at sea.
9 August 2018 — News story
Fatal man overboard from a stern trawler while berthed at Royal Quays Marina, North Shields.
1 August 2018 — News story
Urgent safety lesson issued after keel failure led to the yacht Tyger of London capsizing off Tenerife, Canary Islands.
See all latest documents
Subscribe to feed
The MAIB investigates marine accidents involving UK vessels worldwide and all vessels in UK territorial waters.
Captain Andrew Moll is interim Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents following the retirement of Captain Steve Clinch MNM earlier this year. A permanent appointment will be announced in due course.
MAIB works with the Department for Transport.
Read more about what we do
Enquiries during office hours
+44 (0)23 8039 5500
Press enquiries during office hours
Press enquiries out of hours
020 7944 4292
Accident reporting line
+44 (0)23 8023 2527
Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. We’ll send you a link to a feedback form. It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. Don’t worry we won’t send you spam or share your email address with anyone.