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The Swedish Accident Investigation Authority (Statens haverikommission - SHK) is a government authority which investigates accidents and incidents with the aim of improving safety.


Ongoing investigations


Latest investigation updates


Accident with a wind turbine in Lemnhult
2017-02-22
Accident with a wind turbine in Lemnhult (O-8/15)
Summary and Safety Recommendations
Fire on the tug ZEUS
2017-02-17
Fire on the tug ZEUS (S-174/15)
Final Report 46/15 Zeus (From State Marine Accident Investigation Commission- Poland)
Bus accident on road 27 outside Tranemo
2017-02-07
Bus accident on road 27 outside Tranemo (O-12/14)
Summary and Safety recommendations
Accident at Pölsebo, Göteborgs kommun
2017-02-02
Accident at Pölsebo, Göteborgs kommun (J-40/15)
SHK:s assessment of The Swedish Transport Agency´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations (The English version will be published when it has been translated)
Accident at Pölsebo, Göteborgs kommun
2017-02-02
Accident at Pölsebo, Göteborgs kommun (J-40/15)
Response from The Swedish Transport Agency to SHK´s safety recommendations ( The English version will be published when it has been translated)
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND
2017-02-01
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND (S-127/15)
SHK:s assessment of Tärntank Ship Management AB´s safety recommendations
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND
2017-02-01
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND (S-127/15)
Response from Tärntank Ship Management AB to SHK´s safety recommendations
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND
2017-02-01
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND (S-127/15)
SHK:s assessment of Stena Line Scandinavia AB´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND
2017-02-01
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND (S-127/15)
Response from Stena Line Scandinavia AB to SHK´s saftey recommendations
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND
2017-02-01
Collision between passenger ship STENA JUTLANDICA och tanker TERNVIND (S-127/15)
SHK:s assessment of The Swedish Maritime Administration´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations



What's on at SHK


SHK’s equality plan is approved

2016-12-29

According to the Discrimination Act, employers are required to prepare a plan for their gender equality work. The plan shall among other things include an overview of the steps necessary in the workpl...
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SHK calls for measures to prevent barge accidents

2016-12-29

SHK has in two reports found that the legislation on ship safety is unclear regarding barges. This has the consequence that many barges for commercial use in practice is not subject to supervision and...
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More accurate obstacle data improves flight safety

2016-12-29

SHK has investigated a serious incident that occurred when a JAS 39 Gripen was about to collide with a mast. SHK notes in its report that the number of masts and other obstacles to low-flying aircraft...
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