Category archives: Insurance

North P&I warns shipowners to be "above suspicion" regarding oily discharges

The 170 million GT North P&I club has warned its members of the importance of being ‘above suspicion’ when port authorities allege an oily water discharge due to the ...

London P&I Club warns on need for ECDIS training

The London P&I Club says the timetable for the mandatory implementation of ECDIS (Electronic Chart Display and Information System) is advancing and that owners must take account of the ...

London P&I Club reports increased free reserves

The London P&I Club’s result for the 2012/2013 financial year was a surplus across all classes of $9.4m, increasing the free reserve to $154m. Claims experience ...

Tighter discharge regulations should reduce damage to the marine environment

Recent amendments to Annex V of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL) have created a tougher regime for shippers and crews over discharges into the ...

London P&I Club reports negative findings on enclosed space entry

The London P&I Club has noted that reports generated during the club's ship inspection programme show an increase in negative findings in relation to enclosed space entry on ...

North P&I Club flags up break-bulk cargo stowage problems

The ‘A’ rated 170 million GT North P&I club has experienced an increase in claims arising from poor stowage and securing of break bulk cargoes, particularly on ships departing ...

Seacurus provides first insurance cover for unpaid crew wages

Specialist  marine insurance intermediary Seacurus has launched a new insurance policy to indemnify seafarers in the event of the financial default of their employers which, for the first time, offers ...

London P&I Club issues warning on bagged rice cargoes

The London P&I Club has advised shipowners to seek advice before loading bagged rice cargoes in view of the inherent risks associated with the trade and an increase in ...


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