Safety warning after critical stability issues identified on beam scallop dredger Olivia Jean

This document recommends the vessel not undertake any further fishing operations until safe operation can be ensured.

Safety Bulletin 1/2010

SB1-10.pdf (152.32 kb)


During an ongoing investigation into an injury to crew MAIB identified major concerns with the operational stability of this 33.86 metre fishing vessel. This bulletin was issued by the Chief Inspector of Marine Accidents to make urgent recommendations to both the owner and MCA.

Published: 15 January 2010

Published 23 January 2015