Deck crane failure and fatality, unregistered aquaculture vessel, Milligan’s Wharf, Prince Edward Island, 29 April 2016: TU3-7/16-0115E-PDF

"On 29 April 2016, at approximately 1035 Atlantic Daylight Time, a small vessel was engaged in aquaculture operations 1 nautical mile east of Milligan's Wharf, Prince Edward Island, when the operator was fatally injured by the vessel's crane. The operator was working below the elevated boom of the crane when its hydraulic cylinder piston rod fractured, causing the boom and attached rigging to fall and strike his head, resulting in immediate death."--Summary.

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Title Deck crane failure and fatality, unregistered aquaculture vessel, Milligan’s Wharf, Prince Edward Island, 29 April 2016
Series Title Marine investigation report ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Défaillance d’une grue de pont et perte de vie, bateau d’aquaculture non immatriculé, Milligan’s Wharf (Île-du-Prince-Édouard), 29 avril 2016. Cover title.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages 26 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-09269-0
Catalogue Number
  • TU3-7/16-0115E-PDF
Subject Terms Marine accidents, Investigations