Failure of lifeboat davit on dry cargo vessel St Rognvald resulting in 5 people injured
Location: Coastal waters off Scotland.
Completed PE Summary: St Rognvald
A short summary of the accident and action taken.
|Incident Type:||Equipment failure|
Failure of lifeboat davit.
The Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents made recommendations to owners of the vessel with reference to:
Awareness of responsibilities
Instructions on the use of lifesaving equipment
Crew to be practised and competent in launching and recovery of lifeboats
Rotation of tasks in drills among crew