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.
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  • 14.11.2014 New investigation of serious railway incident at Eidsvoll station, Dovre line Monday November 3 at 03:30 hours CargoLink AS southbound freight train 5932 derailed in a switch at Eidsvoll station, Dovre line. The three first wagons in the train derailed, causing damage to the wagons, the track and the switch.
  • 04.11.2014 Report 2014/07 At 10:55 on Monday 4 November 2013, Cargolink AS` southbound freight train no 5910 derailed at kilometre point 333.796 between Dombås and Dovre station on the Dovrebanen line. Uneven settlement of the tracks had taken place after some excavation work two weeks previously. Th...
  • 21.10.2014 Report 2014/04 Just before 20.00 on 15 December 2013, an articulated bus was driving down the public transport lane into the Trondheimsveien/Rosenhoffgata intersection. Here it collided with a van that turned left directly in front of the bus after driving in the parallel lane to the right of t...
  • 15.10.2014 Report 2014/03 On Monday, 12 August 2013 at around 16:55 hours, there was a head-on collision between a Norwegian-registered tour bus and a Swedish-registered touring coach, at national road 55 (rv. 55) in Fardal in Sogndal municipality. Two passengers died and two were severely injured, in the...
  • 10.10.2014 Report 2014/06 On Wednesday 17 October 2013, a person was hit by a light rail vehicle at the Mårdalen stop on Bergen Light Rail. The person died at the scene of the accident.
  • 25.09.2014 Report on marine accident - MV Favorita LAGM6/9298519 shipboard occupational accident in the East China Sea on 24 August 2013 On 24 August, MV Favorita was en route to Tsukumi in Japan to load cement clinker after unloading salt in China. While the cargo hold was being cleaned to prepare for the new cargo, a motorman fell down from a ladder and hit his head on the tank top. His helmet was not secured wi...