The Accident Investigation Board Norway is a public committee of inquiry. The purpose of AIBN investigations is to clarify the sequence of events and factors which are assumed to be of importance for the prevention of transport accidents. The AIBN shall not apportion blame or liability.
On Monday 26 May 2014, a Bergen Light Rail vehicle and a lorry collided at the intersection between Kaigaten and Peter Motzfeldsgate in Bergen.
A few minutes before arrival in Gudvangen, a passenger fell down a stairway at the tourist ferry. The passenger died two days later as a result of extensive head injuries. The accident happened while the passengers where watching the surroundings around the fjord. The AIBN points...
The helicopter was about to land on a construction site and was approximately 2 m above the ground at low speed when the tail rotor hit a stack of concrete blocks. The helicopter was still controllable, and landed a few meters ahead without further incident. Damage to tail rotor ...
As the commander moved his seat forward in preparation for the final approach to Gullfaks B, it became detached from the seat rails. He had to hold on to the overhead hand grips with both hands to prevent the seat from falling down from the seat rails with the subsequent risk of ...
At around 16.15 on 30 May 2014, Cargo Net AS's southbound goods train 5790 derailed at the main approach signal A for Trofors station on the Nordlandsbanen line. The train had 19 wagons in all, and it was wagons number 15, 16, 17 and 19 that derailed.
The fishing vessel 'Mijana' had taken part in a search operation off the coast of Farsund on the evening of 13 April 2012. The accident happened after the search operation was over, when the stern of the vessel ran hard aground, which led to water ingress. The stern sank relative...