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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 at Abbotsley Airfield in United Kingdom
2017-01-17
Accident at Abbotsley Airfield in United Kingdom (L-91/16)
Final report from AAIB UK - AAIB Bulletin SE-EXW
Incident after takeoff from Manchester airport
2017-01-16
Incident after takeoff from Manchester airport (L-111/15)
Final report from AAIB UK - AAIB Bulletin G-LGNR
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane
2016-12-12
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane (S-86/15)
SHK:s assessment of Bulkship Management A/S response to SHK´s safety recommendations
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane
2016-12-12
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane (S-86/15)
Response from Bulkship Management A/S to SHK´s safety recommendations
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane
2016-12-12
OSLO WAVE - Collapse of vessel's crane (S-86/15)
Summary and Safety recommendations
Accident involving the helicopter SE-JKJ outside Kungsängen
2016-12-05
Accident involving the helicopter SE-JKJ outside Kungsängen (L-88/14)
SHK´s assessment of additional reply from the Swedish Transport Agency (STA)
Accident involving the helicopter SE-JKJ outside Kungsängen
2016-12-05
Accident involving the helicopter SE-JKJ outside Kungsängen (L-88/14)
Supplementary response to SHK´s assesment of the STA´s response to the recommendation
Grounding of search and rescue vessel OLOF WALLENIUS II outside Öregrund
2016-12-02
Grounding of search and rescue vessel OLOF WALLENIUS II outside Öregrund (S-47/15)
SHK`s assessment of SSRS 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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