Fall from main mast ratlines on commercial sailing vessel Albatros with loss of 1 life

Location: Thames Estuary off Southend-on-Sea, England.

Accident Investigation Report: Albatros

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

Albatros.pdf (1,426.83 kb)

Summary

Accident on board the commercial sailing vessel Albatros on the Thames Estuary, 22 August 2004 resulting in one fatality

Published 23 January 2015