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


Accident with a Swedish-registered seaplane in Skop, Poland
Accident with a Swedish-registered seaplane in Skop, Poland
Date of occurrence: 2017-08-04
L-91/17
Accident with a motorglider west of Borås
Accident with a motorglider west of Borås
Date of occurrence: 2017-07-11
L-78/17
Accident with an aircraft in Siljansnäs
Accident with an aircraft in Siljansnäs
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-30
L-71/17
Accident at Vängsö Airport
Accident at Vängsö Airport
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-27
L-69/17
Accident with a motor glider, SE-UJY, at Ludvika.
Accident with a motor glider, SE-UJY, at Ludvika.
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-22
L-68/17
Serious incident with a SK 60 A att Luleå Airport
Serious incident with a SK 60 A att Luleå Airport
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-08
M-15/17
RAGNA – loss of ship west of Öckerö
RAGNA – loss of ship west of Öckerö
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-05
S-85/17
Helicopter accident in the United Kingdom
Helicopter accident in the United Kingdom
Date of occurrence: 2017-05-05
L-54/17
Aircraft accident in Falkenberg
Aircraft accident in Falkenberg
Date of occurrence: 2017-04-30
L-44/17
Accident with a bus south of Sveg, Härjedalen
Accident with a bus south of Sveg, Härjedalen
Date of occurrence: 2017-04-02
O-02/17

Latest investigation updates


Engine failure or malfunction involving a Saab 340 with registration VH-RXS, near Dubbo, NSW, Australia
2017-09-21
Engine failure or malfunction involving a Saab 340 with registration VH-RXS, near Dubbo, NSW, Australia (L-27/17)
Final Report from Austalian Transport Safety Bureau AO-2017-034
Train collision between Molkom and Deje in Värmland
2017-09-18
Train collision between Molkom and Deje in Värmland (J-40/16)
Final Report RJ 2017:04 with summary in English
Train collision in Öjebyn, Piteå
2017-09-06
Train collision in Öjebyn, Piteå (J-39/16)
Final report RJ 2017:03 with summary in English
Grounding of cargo ship KERTU outside Landsort
2017-07-11
Grounding of cargo ship KERTU outside Landsort (S-178/14)
SHK:s assessment of Hansa Ship Management Ltd´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations
Grounding of cargo ship KERTU outside Landsort
2017-07-11
Grounding of cargo ship KERTU outside Landsort (S-178/14)
Response from Hansa Ship Management Ltd to SHK´s safety recommendations
Technical error during flight with helicopter by Umeå airport
2017-06-30
Technical error during flight with helicopter by Umeå airport (L-140/14)
SHK´s assessment of Federal Aviation Administration´s (FAA) response to SHK´s safety recommendations
Technical error during flight with helicopter by Umeå airport
2017-06-30
Technical error during flight with helicopter by Umeå airport (L-140/14)
Response from Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to SHK´s safety recommendations
Loss of separation at Göteborg City Airport
2017-06-30
Loss of separation at Göteborg City Airport (L-100/15)
SHK´s assessment of the Swedish Transport Agency´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations



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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