Crush incident involving power operated watertight door on passenger cruise ship Royal Princess with 1 person injured

Location: North East Traffic Lane, Dover Traffic Separation Scheme off the south east coast of England.

Accident Investigation Report: Royal Princess

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

royal-princess.pdf (405.80 kb)

Summary

Report on the investigation of an accident which caused major injury to an engineer officer on board Royal Princess in the NE traffic lane, Dover Strait TSS on 4 August 2001.

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