Report on marine accident, capsizing of workboat Smolten, Lurøy on 29 November 2019
On Friday 29 November 2019 at approximately 15.30, a 28-foot workboat with two fish farm workers on board capsized. They were on their way home from a fish farm at Måvær in Lurøy municipality. Two hours later, the capsized boat and one of the missing persons were found. The sec...
Report of marine accident M/S Synne foundering outside Hirtshals on 12 June 2020
Friday 12 June 2020 at 1355 Synne left the harbor in Hirtshals after repairs. After approx. 50 minutes of sailing, the skipper saw that water came in on deck from the freeing ports and water was observed in the cargo hold. The skipper steered the boat towards starboard, up again...
Report on road traffic accident with military vehicle on county road 6408 Uthaugsveien by Ørland Main Air Station 4 February 2020
A military armored vehicle of the type Iveco LMV was on patrol on an icy public road near Ørland Air Base on 4 February 2020. As a result of sudden braking from a speed of approx. 35–40 km/h, the 7 tonne car lost its road grip and spun around. The car ended up in the ditch, where...
Report on the foundering of fishing vessel Stian-Andreoutside Øksfjord on 1 October 2020
The fishing vessel Stian-Andre was approaching Øksfjord when the skipper fell asleep and collided with a fish farm. The collision resulted in a rift on the starboard side and the vessel took in water. The crew moored the vessel to the quay and left the vessel safely. As the vess...
Report on air accident at Rakkestad airport Åstorp, Viken county, Norway 25 February 2020 with Piper Aircraft Inc. PA-46R-350T, LN-TMJ
On Tuesday, 25 February 2020, the commander lost control of the aircraft after landing on runway 15. The loss of control occurred when the passenger in the cockpit inadvertently pressed the right brake pedal during rollout. The aircraft sustained damage to the left main gear and ...
Thematic report on accidents related to the contact line in the period 2017-2019
During maintenance work on the catenary workers have been seriously injured due to contact with high-voltage components. In addition a number of incidents have been recorded. The investigation found weaknesses relating to the updating of system documentation. Furthermore, defici...
Investigation of a meeting accident on fv. 222 on Tangen in Stange municipality, Innlandet
On Thursday 11 March 2021, two buses collided head-on in Oustadsvingen at Tangen in Stange municipality. The driver of the southbound bus died as a result of the collision, while the driver of the northbound bus received no physical injuries. There were demanding driving conditi...
Investigation of occupational accident, fall overboard on Grimsbakken outside Senja
During the setting of a Danish seine early in the morning on 2 March 2021, a fisherman fell overboard from the fishing vessel Hovden Viking. MOB boat was put out and the fisherman was after a short time picked up from the sea and brought on board again. Cardiopulmonary resuscitat...
Investigation of marine accident in the outer Oslofjord
NSIA has decided to start an investigation into the accident with the passenger vessel Brim that happened on 11 March 2021. The vessel experienced development of smoke and fire in the battery room. The crew of four were rescued and the vessel was towed to Tønsberg.
Investigation of a traffic accident on the E18 at Arendal in Agder county
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority is launching an investigation into an accident in which a companion in the ambulance received critical injuries after it was hit from behind by a lorry. The accident happened outside the Torsbuås tunnel on E18 near Arendal on 4 March 2...
Report on air accident at Nordnestjønn, east of Arendal Airport Gullknapp on 14 August 2019 involving Pipistrel Alpha Electro, LN-ELA
The all electric aircraft, LN-ELA lost propulsive power on approach to Arendal Airport Gullknapp. The pilot made an emergency landing at lake Nordnesstjønn, coming to rest floating inverted in the water. There were two persons on board, both escaped injuries. NSIA finds it most ...
Investigation of a collision between a passenger train and a truck
On Wednesday 3 March 2021, passenger train 1119 hits the side mirror of a truck at Bane NOR SF's construction site at Loenga.
Investigation of occupational accident west of Ålesund
NSIA has decided to start an investigation into the occupational accident with the fishing vessel Elise that happened on 16 February 2021. One person fell over board and was later found deceased.
Report on signal failure at grønland metro station on 2 March 2020
On Monday 2 March 2020 at 13.38, a signal error occurred at Grønland Metro Station in Oslo, Norway. Relay 155LO for green light control was incorrectly stuck in the attracted positioning indicating to other systems that it is clear. This caused the main signal T155 to go dark, wh...