Location: Entrance to Newhaven approach channel on the south coast of England.
Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:
SardiniaVera.pdf (1,566.16 kb)
Annexes (2,443.06 kb)
Report on the investigation of the grounding of the passenger ro-ro ferry Sardinia Vera off Newhaven on 11 January 2005. Published 21 September 2005.
Date of occurrence: 11 January 2005
Marine Accident Investigation Branch
Merchant vessel 100 gross tons or over
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