Capsize and sinking of pair trawler Meridian while on guard ship duties with loss of 4 lives

Location: 160nm east of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Accident Investigation Report 20/2007

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

MeridianReport.pdf (2,817.86 kb)

Annexes (2,040.75 kb)


Report on the investigation of the loss of the fishing vessel Meridian KY147 with the loss of four crew, 160nm due east of Aberdeen on 26 October 2006.

Published: 4 September 2007

Published 23 January 2015