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)


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

Help us improve GOV.UK

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.