Recently, the reference routes for common navigational methods in Haizhou Bay was jointly published by Lianyungang and Shandong MSA in order to smooth the traffic lanes between different port areas in Haizhou Bay and reduce the risk of collision between merchant and fishing vessels.
The Hellenic Bureau for Marine Casualties Investigation (HBMCI) was recently instituted as the competent body to conduct marine casualty investigations under Greek Law 4033/2011, which implements EU Directive 2009/18/EC as the framework for accident investigations in the marine transport sector.
On the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women The Seafarers’ Charity, UK P&I Club and TK Foundation are announcing they have joined forces to commit to three years of funding for the next stage of development of Safer Waves.
The Maritime Safety Administration of the People's Republic of China has recently formulated and issued "The Provisions of the Supervision and Administration of Vessels under Special Follow-up" (hereinafter referred to as the "Provisions")
International maritime charity Stella Maris is pleased to announce the deployment of a new vehicle for its chaplaincy and ship-visiting work in Ukraine, funded by leading mutual insurer, the UK P&I Club.
This circular informs Members of the AGM proceedings and new Directors elected to the Members' Commitee.
The UK P&I Club, one of the world’s leading mutual insurers of third-party liabilities for ocean-going merchant ships, has appointed Angie Hatziefstratiou as Syndicate Manager for the Club’s EMEA 2 region, which covers the UK, Southern Europe, the Middle East.
The Persian Gulf, Hormuz Strait, and Oman Sea continue to remain one of the most challenging regions in terms of maritime security, with a wide variety of threats to vessels operating in the area.
The Port of Singapore has reminded all operators of the potential consequences of minor bunker spills, which they state are generally caused by operational lapses.
Press Release: UK P&I Club elects new Chair
The UK P&I Club, one of the world’s leading mutual insurers of third-party liabilities for ocean-going merchant ships, elected Mr Jan Valkier as Chair at its recent board meeting in Tokyo.
Crew Health Advice: Herpes Zoster
The UK P&I Club have been made aware of a series of unrelated recent cases of shingles in crew members, resulting in ship deviation, medical repatriation, and treatment aboard.
Book it right and pack it tight
As part of our commitment to continued knowledge transfer, the Loss Prevention Department of the UK P&I and TT Club have updated our industry leading "Book it right and pack it tight" publication, to bring it in-line with the most current thinking and regulations.