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.
Press Release: UK P&I Club announces General Increase for 2016 policy year and premium discount for 2014
27 October 2015, London - The UK P&I Club ('the Club'), one of the leading providers of protection and indemnity insurance, agreed at its Board meeting on 26th October 2015 that the General Increase for the 2016 renewal will be 2.5%.
The Polar Code is expected to take effect on 1 January 2017 via amendments to the SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) and MARPOL (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Conventions. The Polar Code also includes recommendations and guidelines relating to the mandatory portions of the Code.
UK P&I Club issues guidance to Members when travelling through West Africa
Accidents relating to entry into enclosed spaces have resulted in a large number of deaths of both ship and shore personnel so far this year. David Nichol, UK P&I Club risk assessor, reviews enclosed space incidents and his suggestions for safer working practices.
Stuart Edmonston, Loss Prevention Director, UK P&I Club comments on the increased demand for using low-sulphur fuels in shipping.
The UK P&I Club ("The UK Club"), one of the leading shipping protection and indemnity mutual insurers, has appointed Stuart Edmonston as Director of Loss Prevention, following the retirement of Karl Lumbers.
Press Release:Commitment to disciplined underwriting delivers target combined ratio for fifth consecutive year
The UK P&I Club ("The UK Club"), one of the leading shipping protection and indemnity mutual insurers, announces its financial results for the year ended 20 February 2015.
UK P&I Club provides practical guidance in relation to contractual issues on the ongoing conflict in Yemen. Members are advised to contact the Club if they anticipate issues arising from contractual obligations on proceeding to Yemen.
Press Release:UK P&I Club and Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty publish new guidance on heavy-lift and project cargo
The UK P&I Club ("the Club") has joined forces with leading marine cargo insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) to publish new practical guidance for shipowners and operators on how to carry heavy-lift and project cargo safely at sea.
Press Release: UK P&I Club launches self-assessment scheme for Members
The UK P&I Club Board has agreed at its meeting on 27th October 2014 that the general increase for the 2015 renewal will be 6.5%. The premium rating increase is in addition to any change in the cost of the International Group reinsurance premium for 2015 for the mutual Members, which will be determined next January.
Press Release: UK P&I CLUB ANNOUNCES POSITIVE FINANCIAL RESULTS AND UPGRADE TO S&P ‘A (STABLE)’ RATING
UK Club announces its financial results for the year ended 20th February 2014 and restoration by ratings agency Standard and Poor's of the Club's full 'A (stable)' rating.