Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer

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The agency had its offices in the Tour Pascal, in the centre of this photograph

Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer (BEAmer, "French Marine Accident Investigation Office") is the French agency that investigates accidents and incidents of ships. It is headquartered in the Tour Voltaire in La Défense and in Puteaux, near Paris.[1] At one time its head office was in Tour Pascal B in Puteaux and La Défense.[2]

History[edit]

France established BEAmer, a marine casualties investigation board,[3] on 16 December 1997.[4] In 2003 and 2004 the agency's role within the framework of the French government was finalized.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact us." (Archive) Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer. Retrieved on 16 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Contact Us." Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer. 19 July 2006. Retrieved on 16 February 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Activity." (Archive) Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer. Retrieved on 15 February 2012.
  4. ^ "Rapport d'Activité 2002-2003." (Archive) Bureau d'Enquêtes sur les Événements de Mer. 1. Retrieved on 16 February 2012.

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