B1/2011M M/S ANDANTE (GIB), death of crew member onboard in the port of Kotka on 30 September 2011

The Safety Investigation Authority of Finland has decided after a preliminary examination to initiate a safety investigation into the death of a crew member onboard the Gibraltar flagged general cargo vessel M/S ANDANTE. The accident took place in the port of Kotka on September 30, 2011.

The AIB investigator captain Risto Repo was appointed as investigator-in-charge for the case and investigator Juha Sjölund was appointed as investigator.

Additional information:

Martti Heikkilä, Chief Marine Safety Investigator
tel. +358 9 1606 7638 / +358 40 521 9343

Risto Repo, Maritime Safety Investigator
tel. +358 9 1606 7817 / +358 40 502 8714

Published 30.9.2011