Incidents and investigations

Read about the important safety lessons that can be learned from accidents, incidents and investigations.

Maritime NZ shares these lessons in many different ways, including our monthly SeaChange newsletter and on this website.

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Accident and incident summaries

Investigation insights

Investigations insights provide practical information that crew, skippers and operators can use to help keep people safe. They look at real incidents and explain the safety changes that were made because of them.

Walkie wheels aboard fishing vessels

December 2022

This insight highlights issues about the risks for crew using deck machinery on fishing vessels.

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Historic reports