Category archives: Regulations

Guidelines on dealing with crimes on ships approved by Legal Committee

Draft guidelines on the preservation and collection of evidence following an allegation of a serious crime having taken place on board a ship, or following a report of a missing ...

Towards cleaner scrapping of old ships

Plans to clean up the scrapping of old ships and ensure the materials are recycled in EU-approved facilities worldwide were backed by Parliament on Thursday.

The plenary did not endorse ...

USCG accepts ballast water treatment systems as Alternate Management Systems

The U.S. Coast Guard announced the acceptance of nine ballast water treatment systems  as Alternate Management Systems (AMS) in compliance with the service’s March 2012 final rule for ...

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 ...

Work on updating greenhouse gas emissions estimate for international shipping moves forward at Expert Workshop

Work to update the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions estimate for international shipping moved forward during an Expert Workshop at IMO Headquarters last week, (26 February to 1 March 2013), attended ...


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