In February, a shipwreck off Calabria, Italy, claimed at least 72 lives, adding to the tragic toll of people who perished in the sea whilst taking dangerous journeys to Europe
Shanghai Municipality and Jiangsu Province Regulations on the Prevention and Control of Ship Pollution
The UK P&I Club has received the following update from our listed Correspondent Huatai Marine, regarding the Shanghai Municipality regulations on the prevention and control of ship pollution and the Jiangsu Province regulations on the prevention and control of ship pollution in the Yangtze River, that came into effect on 1 March 2023.
Carefully To Carry
The Consolidated Edition 2023 of Carefully to Carry has been updated to reflect the most recent regulatory changes, and highlights the most current thinking in the industry and is a compilation of renowned international cargo experts working alongside claims and loss prevention specialists from the UK Club.
US - EPA Reminder of VGP Requirements
The Club would like to draw Members’ attention to Enforcement Alert #310F22002 issued by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in January 2023
It was back in 1958 that the Greek Code of Maritime Law 3816/1958 became national law
UN High Seas Treaty
Two-thirds of the world's oceans lying beyond 200 nautical miles from the exclusive economic zones )"EEZ") of coastal countries are referred to as international waters or the 'high seas'
On 24 February 2023, the one year anniversary of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the US Department of State and the US Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) imposed sanctions on numerous additional individuals, entities and vessels that the US has determined are engaged in sanctions evasions.
Crew Health Advice: Kidneys
We are celebrating World Kidney Day, an awareness day created to remind us all about the importance of the kidneys as part of our overall health
On 25 February 2023, the EU adopted its 10th package of sanctions against Russia
Rising interest in methanol as ship fuel
The maritime industry's interest in alternative fuel ships is rising, and methanol is one of the fuels gaining traction alongside biofuels and LNG
Jenny is a Claims Executive in EMEA 1. Jenny began her career as a Claims Broker before becoming an Insurance Manager at Asia Maritime Pacific for their fleet of 65 owned/chartered bulk carriers.
Customs Fines in Senegal
In recent years, Customs fines in Dakar have become more frequent and more expensive
Anna-Maria joined Thomas Miller Hellas in 2022, specialising in P&I claims.
The UK P&I Club ("The Club") today announces its renewal for 2023 following the closure of the renewal season on 20 February
Circular 02/23: War Risks P&I Excess Cover
Special War Risks P&I Excess Cover, And Bio-Chem Cover, And Us Terrorism Risk Insurance Act Of 2002, As Amended By The Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act Of 2019
Inside Ship - Fasteners
The Club is pleased to bring you the latest installment in our "Inside Ship" video series, focusing on fasteners.
Members are asked to take note of a new tariff which has recently been added to the list of tariffs imposed by the PCA