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 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


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
Loss of separation at Göteborg City Airport
2017-06-30
Loss of separation at Göteborg City Airport (L-100/15)
Response from the Swedish Transport Agency to SHK´s safety recommendations
Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad
2017-06-20
Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad (S-215/14)
SHK´s assessment of The Swedish Maritime Administration´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations



What's on at SHK


Sjöutredarkonferens

2017-07-04

SHK var värd för EMAIIF (European Maritime Accident Investigators International Forum) den 15 – 17 maj 2017. Totalt var det 35 deltagare som representerade 19 olika länder. Mötet, som var mycket uppsk...
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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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