Capsize and sinking of pair trawler Sapphire with loss of 4 lives
Location: Off Peterhead, Scotland.
Accident Investigation Report 1/1999
Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:
sapphire-pub-1999.pdf (4,730.45 kb)
Capsize and sinking of fishing vessel Sapphire (PD 285) with the loss of four lives on 1 October 1997. The accident happened north of Peterhead, Scotland.
Published: 18 January 1999