Hellas Hilights - Issue 32
The September edition of Hellas Hilights is now available to download, with articles from the team on People Claims, the dangers of enclosed spaces, Worldscale and an introduction to the newest Member of the Greek Team - Tania Bourla.
Enclosed spaces - the invisible killer
UK Club risk assessor, David Nichol looks at accidents relating to entry into enclosed spaces on board ships continue to blight the shipping industry, with an unacceptably large number of incidents resultingin the death or injury of both ship and shore personnel reported over the first fewmonths of this year alone.
40 years of people claims- Senior Claims Director, Ernest Foster examines the changing face of people claims
Worldscale - Claims Executive Efcharis Rocanas takes a look at the history of Worldscale and the impact of the latest changes.
Introducing Tania Bourla – the new junior underwriter for Greece and Cyprus
Legal, navigational and environmental resources, news and updates on the development of polar shipping. Read more
US VRP Compliance
With effect from 30th January 2014 non-tank as well as tankships calling at US ports will be required to submit VRPs. For Club and other resources to assist in compliance click here
International Environmental compliance
Environmental Compliance resource page collates material in respect of International environmental compliance issues affecting our Members. Information from the Club, Loss Prevention and external resources has been collated in one place for ease of reference.
The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section. READ MORE
Essential precautions and preparation against piracy, as well as additional information and resources, loss prevention advisories and useful external web links