The fisherman had been in the water for 40 minutes before he was airlifted to Derriford Hospital. He was pronounced dead on arrival
MAIB opens investigation after fisherman’s fatal fall into the water at Cape Wrath, Scotland
The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has started an investigation into the death of fisherman Mark Elder, who died after falling into the water at Cape Wrath, Scotland
Royal Navy saves life of Canadian fisherman
The crew of HMS Monmouth abandoned their Royal Navy training exercise to help save the life of a Canadian fisherman in the North Atlantic.
Life jacket wearing fisherman rescued off Bude
A fisherman has been rescued by the Summerleaze RNLI lifeguards after his boat caught fire off the coast of Bude in Cornwall.
Video: fisherman survives boat sinking by clinging to buoy
A Turkish fisherman has survived the sinking of his boat after he managed to swim to a nearby buoy, holding on until rescuers arrived. Vahap Erdemir was picked up by a passing boat in the Gulf of Gemlik, Turkey.
Video: Kayak fisherman thrown into water by shark
A fisherman had a close encounter with a shark when his kayak was overturned by the mighty fish in South Africa. Watch the video here.
Fisherman died after falling overboard after unsuccessful attempts to save him
A report by The Marine Accident Investigation Branch found that the crew on the trawler hadn't been given the proper rescue training.
Irish Navy joins search for missing fisherman
Irish Naval vessels have joined the search for Daniel Doherty following an appeal from his family.