Entanglement while shooting fishing gear from twin rig stern trawler Solstice II with loss of 1 life

Location: 25 miles south-west of Rockall in North Atlantic Ocean.

Accident Investigation Report: Solstice II

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

solstice-2.pdf (212.58 kb)


Report of the investigation of a fatal accident to a crew member on board Solstice II (BF 56) while 25 miles south-west of Rockwall 13 May 2000.

Published 23 January 2015