Accident while lowering bow visor of ro-ro passenger ferry Fivla with loss of 1 life

Location: Bluemull Sound, Shetland, Scotland.

Accident Investigation Report: Fivla

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

fivla.pdf (166.47 kb)


Report on the investigation of the death of an engineer on board Fivla in the Bluemull Sound, Shetland on 16 July 2000

Published 23 January 2015