Entanglement with net drum on prawn trawler Patsy B with loss of 1 life
Location: Off the Isle of Arran, Scotland.
Completed PE Summary: Patsy B
A short summary of the accident and action taken:
|Registered Owner & Manager:||Mr C G McKenzie|
|Port of registry:||Fraserburgh|
|Date & Time||08/07/03 19:12|
|Location of incident:||Scottish coastal waters|
|Injuries/ fatalities:||1 fatality|
Skipper on single handed fishing vessel killed in net drum.
The Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents has made recommendations to the vessel’s owner with reference to:
Use of machinery safety devices