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In casualty situations prompt action is important to ensure that your interests are fully protected. Central to this is early identification of any involvement you may have in casualty cases. To assist you we provide below brief details of casualties that we are investigating or handling.

You may choose to display this list of casualties either alphabetically by clicking on "VESSEL NAME" or chronologically by clicking on "CASUALTY DATE"

Casualty Date Vessel Name Year of Build Casualty type Voyage Details
12 Mar 2018 Sofie Maersk 1998 Engine Failure 1802 W (AC2 service) - Rotational voyage from Balboa, Buenaventura, Lazaro, Qingdao, Shanghai and Busan
28 Feb 2018 Gannet S 2008 Engine Failure Abidjan, Ivory Coast to Dakar, Senegal
6 Feb 2018 Ivan Papanin 1990 Ingress of Water Antarctica
6 Feb 2018 Ivan Papanin 1990 Ingress of Water Antarctica
23 Dec 2017 Saoura 2012 Machinery Failure Antwerp to Algiers
28 Mar 2018 SBI Jaguar 2014 Grounded Antwerp to Mobile U.S.A
25 Jan 2018 FWN Ruby 2012 Engine Failure Antwerp, Belgium to Ambriz, Angola
1 Nov 2017 Nautical Runa 2015 Grounded Aratu, Brazil to Brake, Germany
20 Mar 2018 Peppino Bottiglieri 2009 Grounded Argentina to Vietnam
14 Oct 2017 Harvest Sky 2013 Grounded Australia to Taiwan
8 Mar 2018 Glory Hong Kong 2012 Ingress of Water Aviles, Spain to St Petersburg, Russia
16 Jan 2018 Feng Hai 18 2009 Collision Baoshan to Dongguan, China
24 Dec 2017 Ocean Crown 2005 Grounded Bejaia, Algeria to Klaipeda, Lithuania
27 Nov 2017 Shun Jin Long n/a Collision Between Chinese Ports
4 Nov 2017 Viet Thuan 168 n/a Listing Between Vietnamese ports
4 Nov 2017 Thanh Hai 18 2006 Grounded Between Vietnamese ports
4 Nov 2017 Son Long 08 2008 Sank Between Vietnamese ports
23 Jan 2018 Nave Equinox 2007 Engine Failure Bourgas, Bulgaria to Malta
28 Jan 2018 Lady Anne-Lynn 2016 Engine Failure Brake, Germany to Greenock, UK
9 Dec 2017 Leonie P 1997 Cargo Overboard Bremerhaven, Germany to Morocco
1 Mar 2018 Hoegh Trooper 1995 Engine Failure Bremerhaven, Germany to Zeebrugge, Belgium
16 Oct 2017 Ostborg 2001 Engine Failure Brunsbuttel to Nantes
12 Oct 2017 Emerald Star 2010 Sank Buli, Indonesia to Lianyungang, China
12 Dec 2017 Happy Penguin 2013 Machinery Failure Butzfleth, Germany to Port Jerome, France
8 Dec 2017 Ocean Voyager 2012 Grounded Cadiz, Spain to Oslo, Norway
17 Jan 2018 Emma 1999 Contact Chiba Port to Funabashi, Japan
3 Oct 2017 Victoria Trader 2008 Collision China to Gwangyang, South Korea
4 Dec 2017 Sheng Hai 1989 Sank Chinese port to Pusan, South Korea
25 Oct 2017 Patraikos 2010 Grounded Chinese ports to Melbourne and other Australian ports
23 Jan 2018 Ocean Sprint 1 1982 Grounded Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands to St Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
8 Oct 2017 Tasco Sakorn 2009 Engine Failure Cigading, Indonesia to Fremantle, Australia
5 Oct 2017 Splendid Ace 2003 Adrift Davisville, USA to Emden, Germany
16 Jan 2018 Norderau 2005 Grounded Derince, Turkey to Flixborough, U.K.
28 Dec 2017 Pacific Huron 2010 Grounded Detour (Maryland) Chicago and Detroit, USA to Montreal, Canada
15 Apr 2018 Royal 09 2011 Contact Dong Nai, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
16 Oct 2017 Quan Hai 88 n/a Sank Dongguan, Guangdong to Jiaxing, Zhejiang
17 Jan 2018 Pretty Ivy 2011 Adrift Dublin to Ymuiden
21 Jan 2018 Diana 2007 Adrift Dunkirk to Haifa
7 Apr 2018 Wilson Limerick 2012 Adrift Dunkirk, France to Cuxhaven, Germany
23 Dec 2017 Optimar 1983 Grounded Egersund to Bergneset
9 Apr 2018 Ugur Dadayli 2010 Engine Failure Fos, France to Nemrut Bay, Turkey
28 Feb 2018 Michael Putra 1981 Fire From / to Indonesian ports
12 Dec 2017 Sea Leader 2007 Contact From / To Russian ports
7 Dec 2017 Koza 2004 Ingress of Water From Abidjan, Ivory Coast to unknown ports
16 Feb 2018 Glovis Spring 2016 Grounded From Antwerp (Belgium) calling at Emden and Bremerhaven (Germany), Southampton (UK), Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), Jebel Ali (United Arab Emirates), Singapore and Hong Kong (China)
31 Dec 2017 Elsa Essberger 2013 Contact From Antwerp, Belgium to Malmo, Sweden
23 Mar 2018 LMZ Pluto 2011 Fire From Antwerp, Belgium to Martas, Turkey
22 Nov 2017 Kasra-1 1991 Machinery Failure From Astrakhan, Russia to Bandar Anjali, Iran
13 Dec 2017 Kasra-1 1991 Engine Failure From Astrakhan, Russia to Bandar Anzali, Iran
3 Nov 2017 Frant Vik 2010 Grounded From Aviles, Spain to Lulea, Sweden, calling at Odda, Norway
8 Mar 2018 Glory Hongkong 2012 Ingress of Water From Aviles, Spain to St Petersburg, Russia
1 Feb 2018 Berg 1974 Ingress of Water From Azov, Russia to Bandirma, Turkey
15 Mar 2018 Sormovskiy 118 1981 Grounded From Azov, Russia to unknown destination
20 Oct 2017 B.NO.255 1979 Explosion From Baton Rouge to Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
22 Nov 2017 Bulk Carrier 1992 Grounded From Bergen to Aalesund (Norway), calling at Vormedal and Maloy
13 Oct 2017 Aragonborg 2010 Engine Failure From Bilbao, Spain to Barranquilla, Colombia
22 Nov 2017 Ever Omega 2009 Piracy From Bintulu, Borneo to Penang, Malaysia
6 Mar 2018 Epsilongas 2000 Grounded From Braefoot Bay, UK to Antwerp, Belgium
5 Oct 2017 Cygnus Leader 2007 Contact From Bremerhaven, Germany to Halifax (Canada), New York, Baltimore, Jackson, Houston (USA)
27 Oct 2017 John Augustus Essberger 2010 Grounded From Bremerhaven, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands
21 Nov 2017 Arkl Ow Valour 2017 Grounded From Bristol, UK to Odense, Denmark, calling at Warren Point and Medway ports (UK) and Rekefjord (Norway).
12 Oct 2017 Ingeborg Pilot 1994 Engine Failure From Brunsbuttel, Germany to Fredericia, Denmark
30 Dec 2017 Adamastos 2010 Cargo Overboard From Busan, South Korea to Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico and Balboa, Panama
16 Mar 2018 Mekhanik Brilin 1991 Engine Failure From Cardiff, UK to Archangel, Russia
10 Nov 2017 Djilor 1998 Engine Failure From Casablanca, Morocco to Banjul, Gambia
22 Feb 2018 Federal Iris 2016 Explosion From Changzhou, China to Longview, USA
21 Nov 2017 Kmarin Busan 2014 Collision from Chaozhou, China to Chittagong, Bangladesh
6 Dec 2017 Delfa 2005 General Enquiry From Chornomorsk, Ukraine to Mongla Port, Bangladesh
17 Jan 2018 Genessa 2000 Fire From Cochin Oil Terminal to Kandla Port calling at Bombay, India
28 Mar 2018 Nederland Reefer 1991 Ingress of Water from Colon, Chile to Philadelphia, USA
9 Apr 2018 Baltic Madonna 1994 Grounded From Copenhagen to Nyborg, Denmark
8 Dec 2017 Industrial Challenger 2000 General Enquiry From Cotonou, Benin to Boma, DR Congo
30 Oct 2017 Blessing SW 2010 Engine Failure From Dakar, Senegal to Liepaja, Latvia calling at Santa Cruz, Tenerife and Tyssedal, Norway
4 Nov 2017 Hoa Mai 68 2009 Sank From Dinh Vu to Haiphong, Vietnam
15 Feb 2018 Dvadesetprvi Maj 2012 Contact From Dneprovsko-Bugsky, Ukraine to Burgas, Bulgaria
26 Oct 2017 Maria Bottiglieri 2012 Grounded From Dos Bocas, Mexico to Antwerp, Belgium
30 Jan 2018 Greta 2001 Engine Failure From Dublin, Eire to Avonmouth, UK
3 Jan 2018 Diana 2007 Engine Failure From Dunkirk, France to Ashdod, Israel
11 Feb 2018 Danica HAV 1984 Grounded From Dunkirk, France to Goole, UK
31 Oct 2017 Dal Karoo 2013 Collision From Durban and Cape Town (South Africa) calling at Maasvlakte (Netherlands), London Gateway (UK) and Bremerhaven (Germany) to Rotterdam (Netherlands).
6 Dec 2017 Hannah Kristina 1999 Engine Failure From Floro, Norway to unknown destination
16 Jan 2018 Burhan Dizman 3 2013 Machinery Failure From Fos-sur- Mer, France to Gemlik, Turkey
10 Dec 2017 Formosa Sixteen 2007 Collision from Fujairah, United Arab Emirates to Umm Qasr Port Iraq
12 Dec 2017 MSC Leanne 2017 Collision From Gdansk (Poland) to Busan (South Korea), calling at Bremerhaven (Germany), Felixstowe (UK), Yangshan and Dalian (China)
2 Dec 2017 DL Adonis 2010 Engine Failure from Gdynia, Poland to Ust-Luga, Russia
16 Mar 2018 Jennifer H 2008 Engine Failure From Gijon, Spain to Nordenham, Germany
7 Dec 2017 Eems Traveller 2000 Engine Failure From Gijon, Spain to Rotterdam, Netherlands
25 Feb 2018 Hyundai Komipo 2015 Engine Failure From Gladstone, Australia to Boryeong, South Korea
8 Apr 2018 Golden Sunny Hana 2017 Explosion From Gwangyan, South Korea to Chiba, Japan
4 Apr 2018 Banos A 2010 Ingress of Water from Gwangyang ,South Korea to the Turkish Ports of Nemrut Bay and Gemlik
4 Nov 2017 Ha Trung 98 2010 Sank From Haiphong to My Thoi, Vietnam
8 Feb 2018 Emma 2007 Adrift From Halmstad, Sweden to Ayr, UK
21 Oct 2017 ESL Africa 2007 Grounded From Hamburg, Germany to Dakar, Senegal, calling at Brunsbuttel and Kiel, Germany, St Petersburg, Russia and Norrkoping, Sweden
15 Jan 2018 Ethane Opal 2017 Collision From Houston, USA to Dahej, India
27 Nov 2017 Jin Ze Lun n/a Collision From Huangpu, China to unknown destination
29 Jan 2018 Helene G. 2001 Cargo Overboard From Hull, UK to Klaipeda, Lithuania
1 Nov 2017 Bilal Bal 1974 Capsized From Istanbul to Samsun, Turkey
21 Nov 2017 Adirondack 2010 Collision from Istanbul, Turkey to Chittagong, Bangladesh
28 Feb 2018 Diony Sus 2015 Fire From Johor, Malaysia to Bristol, UK
18 Oct 2017 Ming An 2003 Sank From Kaohsiung, Taiwan to unknown destination
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