Loss prevention bulletins cover a vast range of topics and presently number over 1,000.

28/11/2016
The Club has been informed of a rise in the number of attempted thefts from Vessels in the anchorage of Tianjin Port, China

02/11/2016
The Club has been recently advised of the strengthening approach of South African Authorities towards stowaways following a recent increase in the number of stowaway attempts in Durban.

31/10/2016
The Association has been recently advised of the outcome of the INTERCARGO meeting further to IMO’s MEPC 70 meeting held on 24-28 October 2016.

28/10/2016
The UK P&I Club offers the following advice to ship owners and charterers who load grains at ports in Washington and Oregon.

21/10/2016
Signum Services are currently investigating a case involving large scale theft of cargo involving shipments of Yellow Peas and Rape Seed from Ukraine to India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

20/10/2016
The US Coast Guard has issued an updated Safety Alert reminding Members of the recall of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones.

20/10/2016
The Club has recently dealt with two identical serious arm injuries (Singapore and USA) caused during routine inspections and cleaning inside the main engine scavenge air receivers.

07/10/2016
Further to our Bulletin 1113 we have received an update on the present political situation in the area.

04/10/2016
The Club has been recently advised of frequent rain in Surigao, Philippines and unsafe, wet nickel ore cargo being presented for loading.

28/09/2016
In December 2014 Signum Services circulated loss prevention advice concerning ‘invoice’ fraud (bulletin 1014 dated 24.12.16.) These types of crime continue to cause problems and it is worthwhile reminding members to be extra vigilant. Members are advised to ensure that these issues are brought to the attention of their accounts departments.

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