Updated Week 3 – 2021

 

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INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF P & I CLUBS

 

News

Title

Source

Date Published

The International Group reports on claims arising from incidents involving vessels under pilotage – liabilities exceeding US$1.8bn

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18/12/20

The International Group Pooling and GXL Reinsurance contract structure for 2021 have now been finalised

Link

18/12/20

Meetings (remote) of the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds - International Group attendance

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09/12/20

AMERICAN STEAMSHIP OWNERS MUTUAL PROTECTION AND INDEMNITY ASSOCIATION, INC (THE AMERICAN CLUB)

 

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Pre-employment Medical Examinations (PEME) and Covid-19: An Update

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15/01/21

Cover for War and Terrorism Risks, and Cover in Respect of Biological and Bio-chemical Weapons - 2021 Policy Year

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06/01/21

Changes to the Rules of the Association for the 2021 Policy Year

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22/12/20

Currents - The American Club's In-house Newsletter

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21/12/20

International Group Reinsurance Arrangements for 2021

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18/12/20

California: Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill-related Offenses

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02/12/20

Alerts

Title

Source

Date Published

INTERTANKO: Updated Guidance on Crew Welfare Management and Mental Wellness

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15/01/21

Maritime Security: Updated Guidance for Vessels Operating in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Gulf of Aden and Red Sea

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14/01/21

Maritime Industry Group Publishes New and Improved Cyber Security Guidelines

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23/12/20

Amendments to California Marine Invasive Species Program (MISP)

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12/04/20

GARD

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Fixed premium P&I covers reinsured outside the International Group’s Pooling Agreement - special extension of cover for Covid-19 risks

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14/01/21

Amendments to Rules 2021

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12/01/21

Reinsurance arrangements for the 2021 policy year arranged through the International Group of P&I Clubs – special P&I war risks cover

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22/12/20

US Oil Pollution California - Increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences

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03/12/20

Updates and Alerts

Title

Source

Date Published

Senegal steps up immigration and customs controls

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18/01/21

Maritime security recommendations for operations in the Persian Gulf

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07/01/21

US MARAD updates its Red Sea/Gulf of Aden security warning

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21/12/20

Loading soya beans in Brazil – practical guidance

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16/12/20

SKULD

 

Circulars and News (except Club Press Releases)

Title

Source

Date Published

US Maritime (US MARAD) updates its Gulf of Guinea, Red Sea/Gulf of Aden and Persian Gulf security advisories

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19/01/21

Cyber risks

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14/01/21

Dakar, Senegal: Recent developments in respect of fines and taxes

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08/01/21

Turkey: Pollution fines and criminal proceedings 2021

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06/01/21

Possession order in light of the Megacore Honami

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21/12/20

Indian law: Personal injury / disability claims

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17/12/20

THE BRITANNIA STEAMSHIP INSURANCE ASSOCIATION LTD

 

News

Title

Source

Date Published

FD&D and Fixed Premium Covers – Cyber and COVID-19 Exclusions

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20/01/21

Transport Canada to Enforce MLC 2006 Seafarer Repatriation Provisions

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18/01/21

Industry Update Following Security Incident in the Persian Gulf

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18/01/21

Alterations of Rules of Class 3 (P&I) and Class 6 (FD&D)

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15/01/21

Alterations of Rules of Class 3 (P&I) and Class 6 (FD&D) Britannia Europe

Link

15/01/21

Argentina: River Navigation Regulations

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15/01/21

Brexit: Legal Requirement for the Sharing of Members’ Data

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15/01/21

Argentina: Bunkering off La Plata, Buenos Aires

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15/01/21

China: Ice Conditions

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15/01/21

Ivory Coast: Stowaway Searches Compulsory

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15/01/21

Britannia Loss Prevention Webinar 28 January 2021

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13/01/21

Brazil: Seafarer Immigration Requirements – ILO Convention 185

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08/01/21

COVID-19 – Update Re Crew Sailing in International Waters Applying for Urgent Medical Treatment in Taiwan

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24/12/20

BSafe Incident Case Study 02: Fatal Fall from a Ladder

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23/12/20

Temporary Flexibilisation on Migratory Rules for Seafarers

Link

22/12/20

International Group (IG) Pooling and GXL Reinsurance Contract Structure for 2021

Link

22/12/20

Azov Sea – Ice Condition Regulations

Link

11/12/20

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Alterations of Rules of Class 3 (P&I) And Class 6 (FD&D)

Link

15/01/21

Alterations of Rules of Class 3 (P&I) And Class 6 (FD&D) Britannia Europe

Link

15/01/21

US Oil Pollution California Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill Related Offences

Link

09/10/20

THE JAPAN SHIP OWNERS’ MUTUAL PROTECTION & INDEMNITY ASSOCIATION

 

Circulars

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

20-020

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStreamUpdate on New US Sanctions (No.2)

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14/01/21

20-019

International Group Reinsurance Programme for 2021/22 Policy Year

Link

21/12/20

20-018

US Oil Pollution California – Increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences (No.2)

Link

03/12/20

News

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

1106

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea (No.6)

Link

15/01/21

1105

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea (No.5)

Link

08/01/21

1104

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.99

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08/01/21

1103

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea (No.4)

Link

28/12/20

1102

Ice condition at Ukrainian ports 2020-2021

Link

28/12/20

1101

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.98

Link

01/12/20

THE LONDON STEAM-SHIP OWNERS’ MUTUAL INSURANCE ASSOCIATION LTD (London P&I Club)

 

Circulars and Bulletins

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

5.589

Class 5 (P&I) and Class 8 (FD&D) – 2021/22 Renewal & Open Policy Years

Link

20/11/20

North

 

Circulars (excluding Club News)

Title

Source

Date Published

Policy Year 2021/22

Policy Year 2021/22

Link

12/01/21

Policy Year 2021 - Renewal

Policy Year 2021 - Renewal

Link

18/12/20

The Carriage of Steel Cargoes

Link

15/12/20

Industry News

Title

Source

Date Published

COVID-19: Coronavirus Outbreak – Impact on Shipping *Update*

Link

20/01/21

Update - US Sanctions – Nordstream 2 and Turkstream

Link

14/01/21

Arab States Re-open Sea Borders with Qatar

Link

11/01/21

California Ballast Water Reporting Requirements

Link

04/01/21

Stowaway Search Requirements in Abidjan

Link

31/12/20

United States Coast Guard Issue New Port Security Advisory

Link

30/12/20

Turkey Pollution Fines 2021

Link

29/12/20

Caution on Malaysian Clay Cargoes

Link

24/12/20

New Year 2021 – New Regulations

Link

24/12/20

Cyber Risks and PSC Inspections

Link

23/12/20

The 2018 MLC Amendments Enter into Force

Link

21/12/20

Nickel Ore Mine Uncertainty Raises Tensions in New Caledonia

Link

17/12/20

THE SHIPOWNERS’ MUTUTAL PROTECTION AND INDEMNITY ASSOCIATION (LUXEMBOURG) (SHIPOWNERS’ CLUB)

 

News, Bulletins and Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Precautions and Safety Measures To Assist In Mitigating Drug Trafficking on Board Ships

Link

18/01/21

EGM 12 January 2021 Minutes

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13/01/21

Russian Sanctions: United States Congress Passes Amendments on PEESA Targeting Nord Stream 2 and Turkstream Pipelines

Link

12/01/21

Fender Marine AS to offer P&I product to small Scandinavian vessels through a delegated underwriting agreement with the Shipowners’ Club

Link

07/01/21

Offshore Liability Insurance Policy 2021 – Basic: changes with explanations

Link

09/12/20

THE STANDARD CLUB LTD

 

News and Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Circular: 19 January 2021, War Risks Class circular - 2021/22 Policy Year Renewal

Link

19/01/21

Article: Carriage of seed cake

Link

19/01/21

News: Ice Conditions in Northern Chinese Ports

Link

18/01/21

News: Stricter controls on boarding personnel at the Port of Guangzhou, China

Link

18/01/21

Article: Container stack collapses – causes and solutions

Link

18/01/21

News: An update on customs fines and taxes in Dakar, Senegal

Link

18/01/21

Circular: 15 January 2021, Standard Club circular – General meetings, rule changes and other matters

Link

15/01/21

News: US passes additional legislation targeting the Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream 2 pipeline projects

Link

14/01/21

News: IMO - Designation of seafarers as key workers, Singapore MPA enhances crew change procedure, INTERTANKO updates guidance on crew welfare and mental wellness

Link

12/01/21

Article: UK sanctions after Brexit: what has changed?

Link

12/01/21

News: Reminder as to the speed limit in the Parana River

Link

11/01/21

News: Argentina port strike comes to an end with a new deal

Link

11/01/21

News: Standard Club contributes to Offing Echoes January 2021 issue

Link

11/01/21

News: Update on marine pollution fines in Turkey as of 1 January 2021

Link

08/01/21

News: Saudi Arabia ends blockade of Qatar

Link

08/01/21

Article: Supreme Court provides clarity on arbitrators’ duty of disclosure and impartiality

Link

05/01/21

Press Article: Navigational safety: the challenges for improvement – A P&I club’s perspective

Link

05/01/21

Press Article: Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021

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01/01/21

Article: Regulation Update 2020/21

Link

01/01/21

News: Industry guidelines on cyber security onboard ships

Link

30/12/20

News: Entry into force of the 2018 amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006

Link

30/12/20

Article: Reinforcing the importance of Seafarer Wellbeing

Link

22/12/20

Press Article: Regulatory risks of green shipping are issue for insurers

Link

22/12/20

News: The International Group reports on claims arising from incidents involving vessels under pilotage – liabilities exceeding US$1.8bn

Link

21/12/20

21 December 2020, Standard UK circular - Brexit update - The Standard Club UK Limited

Link

21/12/20

News: The International Group Pooling and GXL Reinsurance contract structure for 2021 have now been finalised

Link

21/12/20

News: Third quarter piracy and armed robbery reports

Link

17/12/20

THE STEAMSHIP MUTUAL UNDERWRITING ASSOCIATION LTD

 

Circulars

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

L.367

International Group Reinsurances 2021/2022

Link

December 2020

L.366

Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill Related Offences

Link

December 2020

THE SWEDISH CLUB

 

Alerts and Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Need for a contract with oil spill response organization in Argentina for bunkering operation

Link

23/12/20

EU Guidelines on the enforcement of obligations under the EU Ship Recycling Regulation

Link

04/12/20

Egyptian customs law amendments and the effects

Link

24/11/20

THE WEST OF ENGLAND SHIP OWNERS MUTUAL INSURANCE ASSOCIATION

 

Notices

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

18

Class 1 Rule changes for 2021 and Adoptions of Amendments to the Corporate Governance Charter

Link

January 2021

17

Class 1 Rules Changes for 2021 and Adoption of Amendments to the Corporate Governance Charter

Link

December 2020

16

US Oil Pollution California - Increased criminal penalties for oil spill offences

Link

December 2020

News

Title

Source

Date Published

Argentina: New Regulation in Respect of Asian Gypsy Moth now in force

Link

21/01/21

MLC 2006 - updated FAQs issued

Link

18/01/21

Meet our charities

Link

14/01/21

Argentina - Parana River Speed Restrictions

Link

13/01/21

Qatar - Severance of Ties by UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain & Egypt - Further Update

Link

12/01/21

Russian sanctions - Nord Stream 2 & TurkStream - PEESA amendments come into force

Link

05/01/20

New OSRO requirement for bunkering in Argentina

Link

28/12/20

Loss Prevention: Team going from strength to strength with appointment of Emma MacCarthy

Link

17/12/20

THE UNITED KINGDOM MUTUAL STEAM SHIP ASSURANCE ASSOCIATION LTD (UK P&I CLUB)

 

Circulars

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

18/20

Notice of a Special General Meeting of the United Kingdom Mutual Steam Ship Assurance Association (Europe) Limited

Link

18/12/20

17/20

US Oil Pollution California - Increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences

Link

03/12/20

News

Title

Source

Date Published

Sri Lanka: Offshore Crew Transit Hub for bulk crew changes

Link

18/01/21

Stricter Epidemic Control on Boarding Personnel at Ports of Guangzhou

Link

15/01/21

Senegal: Tightening of Immigration and Customs Controls

Link

14/01/21

OCIMF “Recommendations on Usage of ECDIS and Preventing Incidents”

Link

12/01/21

COVID-19 – Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea

Link

12/01/21

ECDIS-related accidents and human elements

Link

12/01/21

ECDIS Detention data by AMSA PSC

Link

12/01/21

Ice Condition in Northern Chinese Ports

Link

11/01/21

Lessons Learnt: Burn Injury to Engineer

Link

08/01/21

Charterers Terms and Conditions 2021

Link

06/01/21

Industry Update Following Incident in the Persian Gulf

Link

05/01/21

Crew Health Advice: Musculoskeletal Disorders

Link

04/01/21

Crew Changes - A Comprehensive Guide

Link

30/12/20

China’s “New” Export Control Law

Link

30/12/20

Turkey – New Covid-19 precautionary measures on pilotage services

Link

17/12/20