Flooding incidents on twin rigged stern trawler Audacious and beam trawler Chloe T resulting in both vessels sinking

Location: Audacious: 45 miles east of Aberdeen, Scotland. Chloe T: 17 miles south west of Bolt Head, Devon, England.

Accident Investigation Report 27/2013

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

Audacious-ChloeT.pdf (1,787.21 kb)

Annexes (2,412.52 kb)

Summary

MAIB Report on the investigations of the flooding and foundering of the fishing vessel Audacious 45 miles east of Aberdeen on 10 August 2012, and the flooding and foundering of the fishing vessel Chloe T 17 miles south west of Bolt Head, Devon on 1 September 2012.

Published: 19 December 2013

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