Risk Awareness: Bulk Carriers, General Cargo, Reefers


An aid to risk identification and loss reduction.

Use our colour-coded checklist to build your awareness of the risks and the steps needed to minimise them - download below. 

In each Risk Awareness issue we outline the potential threats (something that if not controlled may lead to a P&I claim), the potential consequences and how to control them. In this issue we cover the following threats:

  • Wet damage
  • Cargo securing
  • Theft / shortage / calculation error
  • Cargo temperature
  • Contamination / infestation
  • Ventilation
  • Physical damage to cargo
  • Pre-shipment quality
  • Trade route experience
  • Fire damage
  • Pre-loading / discharge planning
  • Stability error

To see our full range of risk Awareness publications click here

For more information please get in touch with our Loss Prevention team: lossprevention.ukclub@thomasmiller.com who will be pleased to assist you. 


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