Accident Investigation Report 28/2001
Read our marine accident investigation report, which includes what happened, actions taken and subsequent recommendations:
Three persons overboard from a rigid inflatable boat in the River Test during the Southampton International Boat Show on 22 September 2000 with one fatality.
- users of the RIB were not aware of important safety information
- the RIB’s owners had no clear policy to ensure its safe operation
Our report makes a number of recommendations to improve safety during future Southampton International Boat Shows.
This report was published in August 2001.
Published 23 January 2015