Investigation Reports


Vessel name

Vessel type

Accident type

Accident date

(No 8/2007)
Passenger cruise vessel Engine room fire on board the passenger cruise vessel The Calypso 16 miles south of Beachy Head 06/05/06
Passenger vessel Power failure on passenger vessel 07/12/96
Catrina Fishing vessel Capsize of the UK registered fishing vessel south of Newhaven 13/10/98
Carrie Kate/Kets
(No 6/2006)
Pleasure craft Collision between Carrie Kate and Kets resulting in one fatality near Castle Point, St Mawes, Cornwall 16/07/05
CEC Crusader
(No 27/2002)
General cargo/Container Fatal accident on board CEC Crusader 1.8 miles north of Foreness Point 22/11/01
Celtic King/De Bounty
(No 2/2001)
Feeder container ship/Fishing vessel Collision between UK registered feeder container ship Celtic King and Belgian registered fishing vessel De Bounty to the south of The Smalls traffic separation scheme off the south-west coast of Wales 19/03/00
Celtic Pioneer
(No 11/2009)
RIB Injury to a passenger on board the RIB in the Bristol Channel. 26/08/08
Cepheus J and Ileksa
(No 12/2005)
Container ship/General cargo Collision between Cepheus J and Ileksa in the Kattegat 22/11/04
CFL Performer
(No 21/2008)
Dr Cargo vessel Grounding on Haisborough Sand, North Sea. 12/05/08
Chapter Two
(No 36/2000)
Motor Cruiser Intake of exhaust gas fumes into cabin spaces of motor cruiser while transiting the River Medway 31/12/99
(No 38/2002)
Fishing vessel Capsize of the fishing vessel Charisma (OB588) with the loss of one crew member, Carlingford Lough 30/01/02
Chelaris J
(No 7/2004)
Fishing vessel Capsize and sinking of the Chelaris J and loss of all crew members, Banc de la Schole (near Alderney) 01/10/03
(No 33/2002)
Motor pleasure yacht Grounding of mv Choice, Blyth Sands, River Thames-Sea Reach 09/08/01
Christine Nielsen
(No 38/2001)
Fishing vessel Flooding and foundering of fishing vessel 120 miles north-east of River Tyne 18/03/01
Fishing vessel Sinking of fishing vessel 30/07/99
Feeder Containership Grounding off Newfoundland Point, Isles of Scilly 26/03/97
(No 24/2003)
Ro-ro cargo vessel Investigation of the entanglement in moorings of mv Claymore, St Margaret’s Hope 11/03/03
Commodore Clipper
(No 19/2002)
Fast rescue boat Broaching of fast rescue boat while being launched from Commodore Clipper 18/02/01
Constant Faith
(No 21/2002)
Pair trawler Loss of Constant Faith about 100 miles north-north-east of Peterhead 30/06/02
Costa Atlantica & Grand Neptune
(No 20/2008)
Passenger Cruise ship/ Car carrier Close-quarters situation in the Dover Strait. 15/05/08
CP Valour
(No 22/2006)
Container Grounding of the vessel CP Valour in Baia da Praia do Norte, Faial, Azores 09/12/05
Coastal Bay
(No 8/2001)
Container/feeder Grounding of vessel in Church Bay, Anglesey 21/07/00
Conger / Saetta
(No 3/2010)
Merchant Tankers Collision between mt Saetta and mt Conger on completion of a ship to ship transfer 9.5 miles south east of Southwold, UK 10/08/09
Coral Acropora
(No 4/2005)
Liquified gas carrier Escape of Vinyl Chloride Monomer onboard Coral Acropora Runcorn, Manchester Ship Canal 10/08/04
(No 15/2010)
Floating sheerleg Lifting equipment failure 07/03/10
Crimond II
(No 8/2002)
Trawler Loss of vessel 30 miles north-east of Scarborough 24/04/01