A fatal accident occured on board the reefer ship, Cool Expreso, on 7 August 2014. The accident took place during transfer at sea of pallets containing frozen fish packages from the fishing vessel Annelies Ilena. The final pallet was labelled by an Annelies Ilena crew member on board of the Cool Expreso. The pallet shifted and trapped the crew member between the railing and the pallet, fatally wounding the crew member.



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