Maritime accidents and serious incidents

Investigation into maritime accidents and serious incidents.

Guidance and regulation

  1. MGN 564: marine casualty and marine incident reporting
  2. MCA Enforcement unit: prosecutions 2018
  3. MCA Enforcement unit: prosecutions 2017
  4. The SS Richard Montgomery: information and survey reports
  5. MIN 579 - Guidance for measures to prevent fires in engine rooms and cargo pump rooms
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News and communications

  1. North Star report and flyer published
  2. Tri-Branch Management Board chairman appointed
  3. Celtic Spirit report published
  4. MAIB has a new Chief Inspector
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Research and statistics

  1. Safety lessons: having a clear understanding of your fishing vessel's stability
  2. Safety lessons: developing a safe system of work on fishing vessels
  3. MAIB safety digest: volume 2, 2018
  4. Safety lessons: keeping crews safe when living on fishing vessels in port
  5. Safety lessons: keeping your fishing crew safe by reviewing risk assessments
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. New guidance for marine casualty and incident reporting
  2. Memorandum of Understanding between the AIBs and the Chief Coroner
  3. MOU between AAIB, MAIB, COPFS and ACPOS
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Capsize and sinking of fishing vessel Solstice with loss of 1 life
  2. Man overboard from creel fishing vessel North Star with loss of 1 life
  3. Dragging anchor and subsequent collisions by general cargo vessel Celtic Spirit
  4. Marine Accident Investigation Branch: current investigations
  5. Safety warning about working in enclosed spaces after the loss of 1 life on a fishing vessel
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