Uncontrolled descent of accommodation ladder from container vessel Ever Elite with loss of 1 life

Location: San Francisco Bay, United States of America.

Accident Investigation Report 8/2010

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

EverEliteReport.pdf (2,619.25 kb)

Annexes (1,269.75 kb)


MAIB Report on the investigation of the uncontrolled descent of an accommodation ladder from the container ship Ever Elite in San Francisco Bay on 10 September 2009 resulting in one fatality.

Published: 14 July 2010

Published 23 January 2015