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Accident Investigation - Annual Overview

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m cover annualoverview2018The Agency started publishing an annual overview of marine casualties and incidents in 2014.

The publication presents casualty statistics on ships flying a flag of an EU Member State, accidents in territorial sea and internal waters of Member States or wherever there are interests of Member States involved, as reported in EMCIP.

The figures presented aim to provide an overview of the safety of maritime transport related to European interests. Its value as an analysis grows each year, as the data in EMCIP increases at the rate of approx. 4000 incidents per year.

Accident Investigation in a nutshell

newsbulletSupporting the Commission in the implementation of Directive 2009/18/EC.

newsbulletProviding the Secretariat to the Permanent Cooperation Framework (PCF).

newsbulletManaging the “European Marine Casualty Information Platform (EMCIP).

newsbulletVerifying EMCIP data quality and consistency.

newsbulletProviding operational support to Member States, upon request, concerning investigation of serious and very serious marine accidents.

newsbulletAnalysis of  marine casualty data and investigation reports.

newsbulletSupporting Member States through development and promotion of training activities.

newsbulletPublishing the annual overview of marine casualties and incidents