Evaluation of Occurrence Frequencies of Marine Accidents by Event Tree Analysis

  • Takeshi Matsuoka
  • Nobuo Mitomo
  • Fujio Kaneko
Conference paper


Event tree analysis has been applied to the estimation of occurrence frequency of marine accidents. Questionnaire surveys to captains and navigators were performed for the estimation of human error probabilities and occurrence probabilities of navigation conditions, and valuable data in maritime field were collected. Occurrence probabilities of events peculiar to marine accidents are estimated by utilizing maritime data and methods used in marine field.


Significant Wave Height Occurrence Probability False Recognition International Maritime Organization Fault Tree Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takeshi Matsuoka
    • 1
  • Nobuo Mitomo
    • 1
  • Fujio Kaneko
    • 1
  1. 1.National Maritime Research InstituteMitaka, TokyoJapan

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