Filipino Seafarer Dies in Scotland Port Accident

A Filipino seafarer has died in an accident in a Scotland port.

According to North Star, the unnamed Filipino was a crew member of the ship “Deep Energy” currently berthed at Invergordon and operated by subsea engineering and construction firm Technip.

The incident took place on Friday morning while the man was working at the Service Base.

Police Scotland and the Health and Safety Executive are carrying out a joint investigation into the incident.

“It is with deep regret that we confirm that as a result of an incident at the quayside at Invergordon this morning, a crewman from the Technip-operated vessel, Deep Energy, has died,” a spokesmap for Technip said.

“The incident was reported at 8.30am. Emergency services attended the scene and an investigation into the circumstances of the incident is in progress.

“Relatives of the crew member involved have been informed. The company is offering support to the family, colleagues and friends.”