Press Release: UK P&I Club appoints new risk assessor to its loss prevention team
The UK P&I Club, a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community, has appointed Colin Legget as a risk assessor in its London office.
Colin served at sea for a number of years and has managerial experience, both onshore and offshore, operating vessels in the global offshore energy sector. Colin previously worked in onshore positions as Marine Superintendent, DPA and CSO for GC Rieber Shipping Ltd. Offshore, Colin has sailed as a Deck Officer, as well as Party Manager and Client QHSE Representative in multi-vessel survey operations.
Colin has experience in the operation of a wide range of vessel types including ROV survey, seismic survey, dive support, cable lay, platform supply, and polar research vessels.
Colin will report to Loss Prevention Director Stuart Edmonston and is rejoining the business after spending four years at the Club from 2004 – 2008.
Stuart Edmonston, Loss Prevention Director, UK P&I Club, says: “Colin’s return to the UK Club is warmly welcomed and his experience will undoubtedly benefit the business. He has a wide breadth of expertise and his skills will undoubtedly strengthen the business and assist the loss prevention team in delivering the expert services our Members expect from the Club.”
For further details, please contact:
Jonathan Atkins/ Cameron Cote/ Michelle Hoh
UKP&I@fourcommunications.com / +44 (0) 20 3697 4200
Notes to Editors
The UK P&I Club is a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community. Established in 1869 the UK P&I Club insures over 250million tonnes of owned and chartered shipping through its international offices and claims network. ‘A – (Stable)’ rated by Standard & Poor’s with free reserves of $534m, the UK P&I Club is renowned for its specialist skills and expertise which ensure ‘best in class’ underwriting, claims handling and loss prevention services.
The UK P&I Club is managed by Thomas Miller, an independent and international insurance, professional and investment services provider.
About Thomas Miller
Thomas Miller is an international provider of market leading insurance services.
Founded in 1885, Thomas Miller’s origins are in the provision of management services to mutual organisations, particularly in the international transport and professional indemnity sectors; where today they manage a large percentage of the foremost insurance mutuals. Increasingly Thomas Miller applies its knowledge and expertise to the development of specialist businesses.
Principal activities include:
- Management services for transport and professional indemnity insurance mutuals
- Managing general agency
- Professional services including legal services, claims and captive management