Marine Safety Incidents – May 2024

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has published a report capturing all reported marine incidents for 2024.

The report provides a month-by-month outlook on incidents for the year.

During the period, AMSA received a total of 1125 marine incident reports involving 857 Domestic Commercial Vessels in 2023, which is an increase of 5.9 per cent from 2022, and a jump of 46.3 per cent since 2019.

You can read the reports here.

AMSA has also summarised various incidents and outlined findings and recommendations to provide other vessel owners and operators with the opportunity to learn from marine safety incidents that have taken place.

You can find the safety report here.