The Swedish Accident Investigation Authority (Statens haverikommission - SHK) is a government authority which investigates accidents and incidents with the aim of improving safety.


Ongoing investigations


Serious incident with a SK 60 A att Luleå Airport
Serious incident with a SK 60 A att Luleå Airport
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-08
M-15/17
RAGNA – loss of ship west of Öckerö
RAGNA – loss of ship west of Öckerö
Date of occurrence: 2017-06-05
S-85/17
Helicopter accident in the United Kingdom
Helicopter accident in the United Kingdom
Date of occurrence: 2017-05-05
L-54/17
Aircraft accident in Falkenberg
Aircraft accident in Falkenberg
Date of occurrence: 2017-04-30
L-44/17
Accident with a bus south of Sveg, Härjedalen
Accident with a bus south of Sveg, Härjedalen
Date of occurrence: 2017-04-02
O-02/17
Grounding of cargo ship STERNÖ in Göta Älv
Grounding of cargo ship STERNÖ in Göta Älv
Date of occurrence: 2017-02-24
S-39/17
Runway excursion in the Bahamas
Runway excursion in the Bahamas
Date of occurrence: 2017-02-07
L-12/17
Accident with a military fighter aircraft in Thailand.
Accident with a military fighter aircraft in Thailand.
Date of occurrence: 2017-01-14
M-2/17
M/V ASKOE- grounding at Hässelby Strand 9 december 2016
M/V ASKOE- grounding at Hässelby Strand 9 december 2016
Date of occurrence: 2016-12-09
S-205/16
ZJAWA IV - grounding at Falsterbo Rev
ZJAWA IV - grounding at Falsterbo Rev
Date of occurrence: 2016-12-05
S-203/16

Latest investigation updates


Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad
2017-06-20
Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad (S-215/14)
SHK´s assessment of The Swedish Maritime Administration´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations
Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad
2017-06-20
Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad (S-215/14)
Response from The Swedish Maritime Administration to SHK´s safety recommendations
Accident involving a helicopter of the type AS350 at Åre-Östersund Airport.
2017-06-13
Accident involving a helicopter of the type AS350 at Åre-Östersund Airport. (L-59/16)
The English report will be published when it has been translated
Fishing vessel PATRICIA II - loss of ship
2017-05-12
Fishing vessel PATRICIA II - loss of ship (S-83/16)
Final Report RS 2017:02 with Summary in English



What's on at SHK


SHK’s Annual Report for 2016

2017-02-27

SHK’s Annual Report for 2016 has now been published in English.Annual report 2016...
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Director General at the Swedish Accident Investigation Authority

2017-02-27

The government extends Hans Ytterbergs appointment as Director General of the Swedish Accident Investigation Authority until April 30 in 2020....
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SHK’s equality plan is approved

2016-12-29

According to the Discrimination Act, employers are required to prepare a plan for their gender equality work. The plan shall among other things include an overview of the steps necessary in the workpl...
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