Collision between chemical tanker Oriental Jasmin and beam trawler De Vrouw Marie

Location: English Channel.

Completed PE Summary: Oriental Jasmin/De Vrouw Marie

A short summary of the accident and action taken:

Vessel name   De Vrouw Marie
Registered Owner & Manager:   De Vrouw Marie Ltd
Port of registry:   Brixham
Flag:   UK
Type:   Fish catching/Processing
Built:   1972
Length overall:   30.4
Gross tonnage:   148.04
Date & Time   07/02/03
Location of incident:   Foreign high seas
Incident Type:   Collision
Injuries/ fatalities:   None
Damage   Material damage
Vessel name   Oriental Jasmine
Category   Tanker/Combination carrier
Port of registry:   Panama
Flag:   Panama
Type:   Tanker/Combination carrier
Length overall:   124.
Gross tonnage:   5997.00
Injuries/ fatalities:   None
Damage/ Pollution:   Material damage


Collision between a chemical tanker and a beam trawler in the English Channel.

Action taken

In view of the corrective action taken by the ship manager of Oriental Jasmine with regard to the vessel’s bridge organisation, the Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents decided that additional recommendations were not required.

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