Maritime Casualties

Monday, October 30, 2023
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European Marine Safety Agency Reveals Positive Trend in Maritime Safety

The European Marine Safety Agency has released its Annual Overview of Marine Casualties and Incidents, revealing a significant reduction in the number of

October 30, 2023
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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Shipping Losses Continue Decline But “Perfect Storm” Looms -Report
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Shipping Losses Continue Decline But “Perfect Storm” Looms -Report

Large shipping losses have declined by 50% over the past decade, largely driven by development of a more robust safety environment by ship-owners, according to

June 13, 2017
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Shipping Losses at 10-Year Low – And Other Interesting Facts About Maritime Losses and Casualties in 2014

While it may seem like may seem like major maritime accidents are on the rise, new data shows that the number of losses and casualties in the shipping industry

March 24, 2015
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Wednesday, January 7, 2015
2015 Off to a Horrendous Start for Maritime Industry

2015 Off to a Horrendous Start for Maritime Industry

The global maritime industry seems to be off to a horrendous start in

January 7, 2015
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Monday, May 14, 2012
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At Least Six Die in Argentine Barge Crash, Search for Missing Continues

The Buenos Aires Herald reports six sailors on board the sand barge “Río Turbio,” are confirmed dead following a collision in the early

May 14, 2012
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Monday, March 7, 2011
Capsized fishing trawler salvaged

Capsized fishing trawler salvaged

On March 1, the fishing trawler Nieuwpoort 28 (N28) capsized twenty miles off the French/Belgian coast. It was upside-down in the water and the French and

March 7, 2011
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Friday, December 11, 2009

Maritime Disasters Infographic

Check out this cool infographic on some of the worst maritime disasters on record.  This was sent into gCaptain via the good folks at the Boat Insurance Blog

December 11, 2009
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Friday, February 1, 2008

The Inconvenient Truth – Maritime Casualty List 2008

We interrupt your weekend reading to bring you an Inconvenient Truth; the maritime casualty list for 2008. This list is from and will only be

February 1, 2008
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