Fatal Accident Statistics

Over the 12 year period 2002 to 2013, there were 16 fatalities within ports and docks. The main causes of the fatal accidents were:

  • Falls from Height.
  • Being hit, run over or crushed by a vehicle.
  • Being hit, struck or crushed by an object.


Of the 16 fatalities, 11 were vessel related whilst five occurred within the terminal area.

Docks Fatal Accidents Causal Factors

Docks Fatal Accidents Per County

Docsk Fatal Accidents Per Age