Accidents – Injuries and Deaths while ship is scrapped – 03.09.2019

An accident killed two shipbreaking workers and injured 13 others while they were scrapping the container ship CSL VIRGINIA at Ziri Subedar Shipbreaking Yard in Chattogram, Bangladesh, last Saturday, August 31st. Eyewitnesses said that a heavy cable had collapsed on the container ship and struck 15 workers at once. Two were killed instantly while the remainder […]

Casualties – Human Error identified in CSL VIRGINIA and ULYSSES Collision on 07.10.2018

The investigation into the collision involving a roll on/rolloff vessel and a containership in the Mediterranean Sea last October identified human errors on a multitude of levels as the root cause of the accident. According to Tunisian, French and Cypriot investigators who revealed their findings on Monday, the investigation revealed that the watch officer on […]