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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


Grounding of cargo ship STERNÖ in Göta Älv
Grounding of cargo ship STERNÖ in Göta Älv
Date of occurrence: 2017-02-24
S-39/17
Runway excursion in the Bahamas
Runway excursion in the Bahamas
Date of occurrence: 2017-02-07
L-12/17
Accident with a military fighter aircraft in Thailand.
Accident with a military fighter aircraft in Thailand.
Date of occurrence: 2017-01-14
M-2/17
M/V ASKOE- grounding at Hässelby Strand 9 december 2016
M/V ASKOE- grounding at Hässelby Strand 9 december 2016
Date of occurrence: 2016-12-09
S-205/16
ZJAWA IV - grounding at Falsterbo Rev
ZJAWA IV - grounding at Falsterbo Rev
Date of occurrence: 2016-12-05
S-203/16
Train collision between Molkom and Deje in Värmland
Train collision between Molkom and Deje in Värmland
Date of occurrence: 2016-09-30
J-40/16
Train collision in Öjebyn, Piteå
Train collision in Öjebyn, Piteå
Date of occurrence: 2016-09-21
J-39/16
Accident with a RIB speed boat outside Nacka
Accident with a RIB speed boat outside Nacka
Date of occurrence: 2016-08-25
S-48/17

Latest investigation updates


Runway excursion in the Bahamas
2017-03-21
Runway excursion in the Bahamas (L-12/17)
Preliminary Report L-12/17 C6-HBW Bahamas
Accident at Markaryd
2017-03-20
Accident at Markaryd (J-22/16)
RJ 2017:01 Final Report with summary in English
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)



What's on at SHK


SHK’s Annual Report for 2016

2017-02-27

SHK’s Annual Report for 2016 has now been published in English.Annual report 2016...
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Director General at the Swedish Accident Investigation Authority

2017-02-27

The government extends Hans Ytterbergs appointment as Director General of the Swedish Accident Investigation Authority until April 30 in 2020....
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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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