Carbon monoxide poisoning from portable petrol pump on pair trawler/guard ship Starlight Rays with loss of 1 life

Location: Devenick Oil Field, 126 nautical miles north-north-east of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Accident Investigation Report 15/2012

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


Annexes (5,555.11 kb)


MAIB Report on the investigation of the fatal accident to a crewman on board the fishing vessel Starlight Rays 126nm NNE of Aberdeen on 25 August 2011. Report No 15/2012. Published 14 June 2012.

Published 23 January 2015