The pilot of a helicopter which crashed and killed 10 people was deemed “very good” in a proficiency check just months before the accident, an inquiry has heard.
A criminal investigation into the sinking of a fishing boat in which two men died has been dropped, prosecutors have said.
A third-generation fisherman who died after falling overboard from his boat might have had a better chance of survival if he had been wearing a life-jacket, a sheriff has found.
A 63-year-old Inverness man died after suffering a medical episode at the wheel and ploughing into a bridge, a sheriff has ruled.
An MP has condemned as “unacceptable” the delay as victims’ families await answers about a fatal helicopter crash in Shetland more than five years ago.
A fisherman who died after falling overboard may have lived if he had been wearing a life jacket, a sheriff has ruled.
A knife attacker who was living as a woman in a male prison has died behind bars, prison authorities have confirmed.
A fisherman who died after his boat sank off the west coast would be alive today if he had heeded his partner’s desperate plea to make a Mayday call earlier, a sheriff has ruled.
The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has ruled that no foul play was involved in an Aberdeen inmate’s death, despite claims he had been “terrorised” by a prison officer.
A sheriff has ruled no one was at fault over the death of a popular tour guide who plunged from a cliff while trying to take a photograph of a puffin for holidaymakers.
A fatal accident inquiry will be launched into the death of a school bus driver who died in a three-vehicle crash on a north-east road late last year.
The father of a fisherman lost at sea told a fatal accident inquiry yesterday he hopes lessons can be learned from his son’s death - and claimed the boat owner refused to lift the vessel for reasons of “self-protection”.
A naval architect told a fatal accident inquiry yesterday that he believed a leaky hatch caused a small fishing boat to sink, leading to the death of the only person on board.
A fishing boat that sank causing the death of a father-of-four was uninsured, a fatal accident inquiry heard yesterday.
The mother of a north-east schoolboy who was knocked off his bike and killed is calling for a fatal accident inquiry to be held into the tragedy.
Plans to close the police control room in Inverness should be postponed until after a fatal accident inquiry (FAI) into last year's M9 tragedy, according to a north politician.
The Crown Office has definitively ruled that a Fatal Accident Inquiry (FAI) into the murder of a baby girl will not take place.
A farmer was killed after he was dragged into machinery by his shoe lace.
A rookie climber has told a fatal accident inquiry into the death of a mountain instructor that she pleaded with him to tell her where they were so she could seek help.
The inquiry into the death of a holidaymaker in a Caithness road accident resumes on Tuesday.
A 96-year-old woman yesterday apologised for an accident which caused the death of a cyclist - but told a north court she had no memory of the accident.
A fatal accident inquiry into the death of a cyclist on a Caithness road will today move from a courtroom to a small church hall to allow the 96-year-old driver of the car to give evidence.
A diver was pulled motionless from the water after carrying out practice rescue drills at an oil platform in the North Sea, a fatal accident inquiry heard yesterday.