Accident Reports

Accident Reports are one of the main products of an NTSB investigation. Reports provide details about the accident, analysis of the factual data, conclusions and the probable cause of the accident, and the related safety recommendations. Most reports focus on a single accident, though the NTSB also produces reports addressing issues common to a set of similar accidents.

Most Recent Reports
Title Report Date  
Marine Accident Brief: Allision of Bulk Carrier Herbert C. Jackson with the Jefferson Avenue Bridge 10/15/2016 PDF Summary
Preliminary Report: Highway Accident, Davis, OK 10/14/2014 PDF
Preliminary Report: Highway Motorcoach Accident, Red Lion, DE 10/6/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Sinking of Oceanographic Research Vessel Seaprobe 9/25/2014 PDF Summary
Crash During a Nighttime Nonprecision Instrument Approach to Landing, UPS Flight 1354, Birmingham, Alabama, August 14, 2013 9/9/2014 PDF Summary
Norfolk Southern Railway Company Train Derailment and Hazardous Materials Release 9/18/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Capsizing of Towing Vessel Megan McB 9/4/2014 PDF Summary
Safer Seas 2013: Lessons Learned From Marine Accident Investigations 9/11/2014 PDF
Marine Accident Brief: Capsizing and Sinking of the Fishing Vessel Advantage 8/20/2014 PDF Summary
Conrail Freight Train Derailment with Vinyl Chloride Release, Paulsboro, New Jersey, November 30, 2012 7/29/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Sinking of Fishing Vessel Long Shot 7/25/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Fire On Board Motor Yacht Ocean Alexander 85E06 7/15/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Fire and Explosions On Board Towing Vessel Safety Runner and Kirby Barges 28182 and 28194 7/14/2014 PDF Summary
Collapse of the Interstate 5 Skagit River Bridge Following a Strike by an Oversize Combination Vehicle 7/15/2014 PDF Summary
Rail Accident Brief: CSX Transportation Coal Train Derailment Killed Two Individuals 7/31/2014 PDF Summary
Marine Accident Brief: Grounding and Sinking of Towing Vessel Stephen L. Colby 7/15/2014 PDF Summary
Aviation Accident Report: Descent Below Visual Glidepath and Impact With Seawall, Asiana Airlines Flight 214, San Francisco, California, July 6, 2013 6/24/2014 PDF Summary
Railroad Accident Brief: The Belt Railway Company of Chicago Employee Fatality, Bedford Park, Illinois, July 25, 2011 7/7/2014 PDF Summary
Railroad Accident Brief: Collision between Two Freight Trains, Barton County, Missouri. July 21, 2012 7/3/2014 PDF Summary

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