The UK P&I Club ("The UK Club"), one of the leading shipping protection and indemnity mutual insurers, announces its renewal results for 2016 following the closure of the renewal season on 20 February 2016.
The Board of UK P&I Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Lee Wai Pong, who is joining the UK P&I Club in Singapore as a Regional Advisor.
The Risk Assessors at UK P&I Club examine common mooring practices and highlight the relevant actions to take to reduce the risk of accidents.
The UK P&I Club will be supporting the Sailors' Society Emotional Wellness training module within its Wellness at Sea coaching programme.
An important element of a vessel's seaworthiness is its ability to resist the ingress of sea water into internal spaces. Yet members are continuing to experience high value cargo damage claims relating to the ingress of water in cargo holds. UK P&I Club risk assessor David Nichol examines the problem and advises on loss prevention measures.
There are various hazards associated with the trade in coal. UK P&I Club's Loss Prevention Team highlights the risks involved, and advises on the relevant actions to take in order to reduce accidents.
Press Release: UK P&I Club advises on actions shipowners can take in the event of stowaways
Stowaways onboard ships can often be a cause of significant costs for shipowners. Amanda Hastings, UK P&I Club Claims Executive, reviews shipowners' liabilities and advises on the relevant actions to take to reduce incidents of stowaways.