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Collision between a RHIB and a pilot boat near Sandön/Korsö

Date of occurrence: 2014-10-26

A pilot boat and a RHIB boat collided and the RHIB was significantly damaged. One of the two persons who were on board the RHIB was killed and the other person was seriously injured.

The pilot boat lost its ability to manoeuver but was later assisted to the quay where only minor damage was observed. The accident has been classified as a very serious casualty.

Jonas Bäckstrand
Investigator in charge
Jörgen Zachau

Latest investigation updates

2015-12-11 Summary and safety recommendations
2015-10-20 Final report
Final Report RS2015:09 PILOT 116/ RIB Delta - Summary in English

Investigation started
Fact-finding phase
Stakeholder meeting held
Analyzing phase
External consultation process closed
Final report published