Ferry Disasters Across the Globe in the Last Five Years

- September 2009: 44 die when double-decker ferry sinks in southwest India lake
- September 2011: Ferry capsizes off Tanzania coast, more than 200 dead  
- February 2012: Ferry sinks off Papua New Guinea; 350 on board, exact toll unknown
- March 2012: Bangladesh ferry collides with oil barge, killing more than 100
- October 2012: Two ferries collide off Hong Kong's Lamma Island, killing 39
- August 2013: 55 dead when ferry sinks off coast of Philippines' Cebu province