Grounding of beam trawler Jacoba
Location: La-Morna Cove, Penzance, England.
Completed PE Summary: Jacoba
A short summary of the accident and action taken:
|Registered Owner & Manager:||Jacobje Pasterkamp & Ten Napel|
|Port of registry:||Urk|
|Date & Time||21/09/02 06:46|
|Location of incident:||Penzance|
|Persons onboard:||4 crew|
|Damage/ Pollution:||Material damage/ Pollution caused|
Grounding of fishing vessel at La-Morna Cove.
In view of the action being undertaken by the owner and skipper of Jacoba, namely:
The fitting of a secondary backup system to the watch alarm
And that the lessons to be learnt from this accident can be successfully promulgated through:
The issue of a Safety digest article by MAIB
The issue of a Safety bulletin by MAIB
A full investigation is not considered necessary and therefore not recommended.