Cargo shift in heavy weather on timber carrier Kodima resulting in abandonment and grounding

Location: Cargo shift in the English Channel. Grounding at Whitsand Bay, Cornwall, England.

Accident Investigation Report: Kodima

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

kodima.pdf (2,197.33 kb)


Cargo shift, abandonment and grounding of mv Kodima in the English Channel 1 February 2002.

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