Escape of steam/hot water from pipeline on passenger cruise ship Queen Elizabeth 2 with 1 person injured and loss of 1 life

Location: Mid Atlantic.

Accident Investigation Report: Queen Elizabeth 2

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

qe2-fatality.pdf (646.34 kb)

Summary

The escape of steam and hot water on board QE2 in the mid Atlantic resulting in one fatality 23 June 2002.

Published 23 January 2015