Failure of lifeboat bowsing gear on ro-ro passenger ferry P&OSL Aquitaine

Location: Undergoing a refit in dry dock at Falmouth Port, England.

Accident Investigation Report: Aquitaine

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

aquitaine .pdf (397.54 kb)

Summary

Report on the investigation of the failure of lifeboat Bowsing Gear on P&OSL Aquitaine in Falmouth Dry-Dock on 29 October 1999.

Published: 2000.

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