The extreme dangers of the nickel ore trade, where liquefaction of the cargo can cause a vessel to sink in a matter of minutes are, well known but enforcing regulations on this valuable business has proved to be difficult in remote mining and...
The fatal capsizing of the cement carrier Cemfjord off the north of Scotland in January 2015 was almost certainly due poor passage planning and a resulting decision not to seek shelter according the UK’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB).
Fourteen crew members are missing after a barge capsized in Singapore waters on Wednesday morning.
Following the loss of hundreds of lives, industry groups have praised the decision to call an extraordinary session of EU leaders on Thursday to address people smuggling in the Mediterranean.
A vessel carrying as many as 700 migrants has capsized in Mediterranean, with “hundreds” of lives feared to have been lost.
The capsizing of a migrant boat off Libya is feared to have claimed over 400 lives, Save the Children reports.
Singapore-listed BH Global has confirmed would its employees died onboard the tugboat that capsized during sea trials in China...
The bodies of all 22 missing from when a tugboat capsized on sea trials on the Yangtze River on Thursday have been recovered.
Search and rescue operations on Sunday failed to find the missing crew of cement carrier Cemfjord that capsized in the Pentland Firth in the north of Scotland.
The South Korean President says she will dismantle the country’s coastguard in response to its failings in the Sewol tragedy.