P&I Guidance in 2020

 

 

INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF P & I CLUBS

 

News

Title

Source

Date Published

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

Link

09/12/20

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

Link

04/12/20

107th session of the IMO Legal Committee (remote) – International Group attendance

Link

03/12/20

International Group – Press Release regarding the Crew Change issues arising from COVID-19

Link

19/10/20

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

Link

13/10/20

Updated Industry Guidelines on the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

Link

18/06/20

International Group clubs respond to the US Government sanctions guidance for maritime and related industries

Link

22/05/20

The International Group clubs discuss the importance of ships complying with the requirement to use a ship’s Automated Information System (AIS)

Link

20/05/20

Mexico alert – smuggling of illegal narcotics

Link

12/05/20

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK): Sanctions enforcement update

Link

01/05/20

International Group online COVID-19 tracker – launch

Link

06/04/20

Best Management Practices – Piracy and Armed Robbery - West Africa

Link

31/03/20

Preliminary list of recommendations for Governments on the facilitation of maritime trade during the COVID-19 pandemic

Link

30/03/20

International Group Circular – Regulations of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on Spill Response

Link

21/02/20

International Group – pooling and reinsurance video

Link

20/02/20

New industry Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

Link

20/01/20

2019 International Group Regional Seminar for P&I Correspondents

Link

16/01/20

Carriage of Divinylbenzene (DVB) in containers

Link

01/01/20

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

 

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

California: Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill-related Offenses

Link

02/12/20

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

Link

25/11/20

Background to the 2021 American Club Renewal. Development of Closed and Open Policy Years. Release Calls. Premium and Related Requirements for the 2021 Policy Year

Link

20/11/20

Pre-employment Medical Examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Kaliningrad, Russian Federation

Link

15/10/20

California: Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill-related Offenses

Link

14/10/20

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

Link

07/10/20

American Club and ABS Consulting Jointly Publish Managing Cyber Risks and the Role of the P&I Club: an Overview

Link

05/10/20

American Club and American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Collaborate to Produce New E-learning Module: Chemical Tank

Link

02/10/20

California: Increased Criminal Penalties for Oil Spill-Related Offenses

Link

29/09/20

Nord Stream 2 and Turkstream - Update on New US Sanctions

Link

17/09/20

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

Link

26/08/20

American Club and ABSG Consulting Inc. (ABS Consulting), a Subsidiary of ABS, Jointly Publish a Primer on IMO Cyber Risk Management Guidelines. Cyber Security Readiness Review Available to Members

Link

21/08/20

New Revised PRC Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes - Effective September 1 2020 (Traditional Mandarin translation)

Link

10/08/20

New Revised PRC Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes - Effective September 1 2020 (New Mandarin translation)

Link

10/08/20

New Revised People's Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes - Effective Sept-1-2020

Link

07/08/20

Management News

Link

14/07/20

Management News

Link

06/07/20

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

Link

26/06/20

Board News

Link

19/06/20

The American Club's Annual Report and Accounts for 2019. Closing of the 2017 Policy Year. Release Calls

Link

18/06/20

Currents - The American Club's In-house Newsletter

Link

10/06/20

Economic Sanctions - Compliance Guidance

Link

28/05/20

US Issues Global Advisory Providing Guidance to Maritime Sector to Preclude Illicit Shipping and Sanctions Evasion

Link

22/05/20

Weathering the Storm: Saluting the Seafarer in Turbulent Times

Link

19/05/20

Vessel Monitoring and P&I Insurance

Link

15/05/20

Mexico Alert - Smuggling of Illegal Narcotics - Risk of Ship Detention and Crew Arrest

Link

12/05/20

Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) (North Korea) - Enforcement of Sanctions

Link

01/05/20

Loss Prevention: New Safety Poster

Link

29/04/20

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

Link

16/04/20

American Club Dedicates Part of Website to COVID-19 Issues

Link

13/04/20

A Video Address from the Chairman & CEO of Your Managers

Link

09/04/20

International Group Launches COVID-19 Online Tracking Tool

Link

08/04/20

New Best Management Practices (BMP) for West Africa

Link

31/03/20

Guidance for the Loading of Steel Cargoes Where Third-party Surveyors Are Prevented from Attending Vessels Due to COVID-19 Restrictions (Traditional Mandarin Translation)

Link

25/03/20

Guidance for the Loading of Steel Cargoes Where Third-party Surveyors Are Prevented from Attending Vessels Due to COVID-19 Restrictions (New Mandarin Translation)

Link

25/03/20

Guidance for the Loading of Steel Cargoes Where Third-party Surveyors Are Prevented from Attending Vessels Due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Link

24/03/20

American Club Publication: Cyber Awareness

Link

23/03/20

Pre-employment Medical Examinations (PEME) and COVID-19

Link

20/03/20

Condition Survey Requirement for Tankers Carrying Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO) as Cargo

Link

19/03/20

Regulations of the PRC on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

28/02/20

Regulations of the People's Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

21/02/20

New Video on International Group Pooling and Reinsurance Arrangements

Link

20/02/20

Authorization Issued Providing for 90-day Wind-down Period for Pre-January 10, 2020 Contracts with Iran

Link

17/01/20

The International Group of P&I Clubs: 2018/19 Annual Review

Link

13/01/20

Additional US Economic Sanctions Imposed Against Iran

Link

10/01/20

Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostok and Murmansk, Russian Federation

Link

06/01/20

Alerts

Title

Source

Date Published

Amendments to California Marine Invasive Species Program (MISP)

Link

12/04/20

Catalog of COVID-19 Best Management Practices for the US Maritime Industry

Link

10/11/20

Crew Changes at Ports in the People's Republic of China (PRC): An Update on COVID-19

Link

02/11/20

American Club Loss Prevention Tool: Chemical Tank - Plug & Play System Update

Link

29/10/20

United States Coast Guard (USCG) Recommendations for Pilot Transfer Arrangements

Link

26/10/20

Piracy and Armed Robbery: Potentially Growing Threats to Vessels Operating in the Gulf of Guinea

Link

22/10/20

Crew Changes at Ports in the People's Republic of China (PRC): COVID-19

Link

19/10/20

Argentina: New Regulations Regarding the Gypsy Moth

Link

15/10/20

The International Chamber of Shipping issues updated health guidance on COVID-19

Link

30/09/20

GPS Interference: Recent MARAD Communication

Link

23/09/20

Vessels Transiting and Calling at Ports in Areas Affected by Hurricanes Typhoons and Cyclones: Safety Considerations

Link

21/09/20

Sanctions Compliance: The New Norm in Shipping VLOG

Link

14/09/20

People's Republic of China (PRC): Restrictions on Vessels Making Port Calls within 14 Days of Crew Changes

Link

08/09/20

COVID-19 - Working Arrangements for the Managers' Global Offices

Link

02/09/20

Continued Security Vigilance Recommended for Vessels Transiting Arabian Gulf, (AG) Straits of Hormuz (SOH), Gulf of Oman (GOO), Red Sea,Gulf of Aden (GOA), and Indian Ocean

Link

01/09/20

Cyber Awareness Updates

Link

27/08/20

EU Requirements for EU- and Non-EU-flagged Ships Regarding Inventories of Hazardous Materials (IHM) in the Context of the EU Ship Recycling Regulation (EUSRR)

Link

26/08/20

Pilot Ladder Safety

Link

25/08/20

Joint Industry Report: 2020 Fuel Oil Quality and Safety Survey

Link

20/08/20

United States Maritime Administration (MARAD) - Advisory Concerning Waters Off Libya

Link

19/08/20

Advisory on Navigation in Fishing Areas in and Around the Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan

Link

18/08/20

New United States Coast Guard (USCG) Ballast Water Management Report Form

Link

17/08/20

Managers' Piraeus Office Telephone Issues/Outage from T-mobile Resolved

Link

17/08/20

Managers' Piraeus Office Currently Experiencing Telephone Issues/Outage from T-mobile

Link

17/08/20

New Revised People's Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes - Effective September 1 2020: Mandarin Translations

Link

11/08/20

Intercargo and Vistrato Release a COVID-19 Related Guide to Ship-shore Interactions During Solid Bulk Operations

Link

29/07/20

American Club Partners with KnowBe4 to Offer Members Discounted Cyber Awareness Training

Link

28/07/20

CDC Interim Guidance for Ships on Managing Suspected or Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 - Updates

Link

22/07/20

Recommended Guidance for COVID-19 Testing & Quarantine Requirements for Seafarers Joining Ships

Link

15/07/20

Joint American Club and American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Webinar: Insights into the Nature and Claims of Maritime-related Injuries

Link

09/07/20

COVID-19 - Working Arrangements for the Managers' Global Offices

Link

29/06/20

Piracy and Armed Robbery in the Gulf of Mexico

Link

26/06/20

New BIMCO COVID-19 Crew Change Clause for Time Charterparties

Link

25/06/20

International Group and CINS Release Updated Industry Guidelines on the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

Link

23/06/20

Tokyo Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Guidance for Containers and Bulk Cargoes

Link

22/06/20

Bills of Lading and Letters of Indemnity - COVID-19 Precautions

Link

15/06/20

INTERTANKO'S New Publication: Crew Welfare Management and Mental Wellness

Link

12/06/20

Video Log (vlog): Seafarer Mental Wellness - Five Things the Industry Can Do Now

Link

09/06/20

Use of Tankers as Floating Storage - Legal Issues

Link

04/06/20

US Sanctions Four Shipping Firms and Their Vessels for Transporting Venezuelan Oil

Link

03/06/20

Updated International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) Guidance on COVID-19s

Link

29/05/20

Safe Boarding - Three Keys Video Log (vlog)

Link

21/05/20

COVID-19 - Working Arrangements for the Managers' Global Offices

Link

20/05/20

USCG Marine Incident Bulletin - Automatic Identification Systems (AIS)

Link

18/05/20

Loss Prevention: Mandarin Translations on Piracy

Link

11/05/20

COVID-19-related Guidelines for Ensuring a Safe Shipboard Interface Between Ship and Shore-based Personnel

Link

06/05/20

Loss Prevention: E-learning Tools

Link

05/05/20

COVID-19 - Working Arrangements for the Managers' Global Offices

Link

01/05/20

Loss Prevention Publications in Mandarin

Link

29/04/20

International Maritime Organization (IMO) COVID-19 Dedicated Website

Link

27/04/20

High Water Preparedness in US Rivers

Link

24/04/20

US Department of the Treasury Issues Fact Sheet on COVID-19 Sanction Exemptions

Link

21/04/20

PRC Maritime Safety Agency Guidance on the Prevention and Control of COVID-19 on Board (version 2.0)

Link

17/04/20

Cyber Awareness: Mandarin Translations

Link

14/04/20

COVID-19 Quick Reference Guide: Mandarin Translations

Link

13/04/20

COVID-19: Quick Reference Guide

Link

09/04/20

Bunkering and COVID-19: Mandarin Translations

Link

08/04/20

Bunkering and COVID-19

Link

07/04/20

Bunkering and COVID-19 (New Mandarin Translation)

Link

07/04/20

Bunkering and COVID-19 (Traditional Mandarin Translation)

Link

07/04/20

US Supreme Court Decision Sends Ripples Through Charter Party Chains

Link

06/04/20

INTERTANKO's New Publication: Outbreak Management Plan: COVID-19

Link

03/04/20

Piracy and Armed Robbery: Updates to Club's FAQs and General Guidance on the Use of Armed Guards

Link

01/04/20

USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin Regarding COVID-19: Vessel Inspections Exams and Documentation

Link

30/03/20

COVID-19 - Working Arrangements for the Managers' Global Offices

Link

27/03/20

Guidance for the Loading of Steel Cargoes Where Third-party Surveyors Are Prevented from Attending Vessels Due to COVID-19 Restrictions: Mandarin Translations

Link

25/03/20

COVID-19 Global Port Restrictions Map

Link

17/03/20

USCG Updated Guidance Regarding COVID-19 and Vessel Reporting Requirements for Illness Or Death

Link

16/03/20

COVID-19 - New Working Arrangements for Managers' Global Offices

Link

13/03/20

COVID-19 – Developments in SCB's New York Office

Link

12/03/20

United States Coast Guard Updated Guidance Regarding COVID-19

Link

11/03/20

American Pilots' Association Request - Dangerous Trapdoors

Link

09/03/20

Outbreak of the COVID-19 Virus-Managers Shanghai and Hong Kong Offices

Link

06/03/20

International Chamber of Shipping and World Health Organization Guidance on COVID-1

Link

05/03/20

INTERTANKO Voyage and Time Charterparty Clauses and Explanatory Notes for COVID-19

Link

02/03/20

COVID-19 Guidance Now in Traditional and Simplified Mandarin

Link

27/02/20

2020/21 Rules and By-laws in Traditional and Simplified Mandarin

Link

25/02/20

Infectious Diseases: Charterparty and Other Contractual Considerations

Link

21/02/20

Sulfur Cap Update: Ban on Carriage of Non-compliant Fuels

Link

19/02/20

US Sanctions - US Department of the Treasury Action on Venezuela

Link

19/02/20

Outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin of February 2, 2020

Link

11/02/20

Outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Managers' Shanghai and Hong Kong Offices

Link

10/02/20

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime Operations in the People's Republic of China (PRC)

Link

07/02/20

The Managers' Hong Kong Office - an Update

Link

03/02/20

Ban of Single Use Plastics: India

Link

30/01/20

Outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin

Link

29/01/20

Outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong Offices

Link

28/01/20

Outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Link

24/01/20

Cover for War and Terrorism Risks for 2020

Link

23/01/20

Guidelines for Supervision and Management of Air Pollutant Emissions in the People's Republic of China (PRC)

Link

16/01/20

Piracy & Armed Robbery Report

Link

15/01/20

MSCI Notice on the Threat to Commercial Vessels from Iran and Its Proxies: Guidance Generally as to Shipboard Vigilance

Link

08/01/20

GARD

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

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

Link

03/12/20

New premium policy

Link

11/11/20

Status report as at 20 August 2020

Link

06/11/20

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

Link

13/10/20

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on New US Sanctions

Link

18/09/20

New revised People’s Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes – effective 1 September 2020

Link

10/08/20

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Link

27/05/20

US Global Maritime Advisory

Link

22/05/20

Vessel monitoring and P&I insurance

Link

15/05/20

Mexico alert – smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

14/05/20

Status report as at 20 February 2020

Link

13/05/20

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – Sanctions enforcement

Link

04/05/20

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

02/03/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading - Approval of CargoX

Link

17/02/20

Reinsurance arrangements for the 2020 policy year arranged through the International Group of P&I Clubs – special P&I war risks cover

Link

15/01/20

Amendments to Rules 2020

Link

06/01/20

Updates and Alerts

Title

Source

Date Published

Loading soya beans in Brazil – practical guidance

Link

16/12/20

New immigration controls for seafarers entering Brazil

Link

10/12/20

California clamps down on air pollution from ships at berth

Link

05/11/20

Increased security threats to vessels operating in the Gulf of Guinea

Link

22/10/20

Argentina introduces new regulations in respect of Asian gypsy moth

Link

21/10/20

Do not switch off the AIS in Nigerian waters

Link

16/10/20

US EPA proposes new vessel discharge standards

Link

13/10/20

Updated COVID-19 guidance for shipping

Link

01/10/20

ReCAAP ISC warns of heightened risk of sea robbery in the Philippines

Link

30/09/20

GPS interference and jamming on the increase

Link

29/09/20

Does beach cleaning make a dent in the plastic pollution problem?

Link

24/09/20

The stink bug season is here!

Link

23/09/20

Expected rise in the number of fishing vessels in Chinese waters - Update

Link

17/08/20

USCG releases new ballast water management reporting form

Link

13/08/20

Reducing the risk of collisions at sea

Link

11/08/20

AMSA inspection campaign to focus on stowage and securing of containers

Link

27/07/20

The importance of manifold and first foot samples at load ports

Link

24/07/20

Emergency preparedness on the PSC agenda

Link

15/07/20

Turkey – a case of undeclared bunker

Link

09/07/20

Updated guidelines on the carriage of seed cake in containers

Link

02/07/20

Be prepared to document carbon emissions during PSC inspections

Link

30/06/20

South Korea implements emission reduction initiatives in major port areas

Link

11/06/20

Signing on with a pre joining medical condition? Carry and take prescribed medication on time

Link

09/06/20

Impacts of marine fauna on shipping

Link

04/06/20

Don’t forget the real purpose of risk assessments

Link

27/05/20

A permit to work contributes to safety but you make a job safe

Link

20/05/20

New COVID-19 guidelines focus on safe interface between ship and shore staff

Link

12/05/20

Anchor awareness

Link

07/05/20

Three things to watch out for when welding - wetness, improper earthing and inappropriate PPE

Link

06/05/20

#HeroesAtSeaShoutOut - Supporting the unsung heroes of global trade

Link

30/04/20

Fixed gas detection systems – are you sure the correct gas concentration is displayed?

Link

28/04/20

Piracy in the Gulf of Mexico

Link

22/04/20

What does it mean for leaders to “walk the talk”?

Link

22/04/20

High water season in the Mississippi River - be prepared

Link

16/04/20

Incident investigation: search for the cause, not the villain

Link

14/04/20

International Group launches online COVID-19 tracker

Link

08/04/20

COVID-19 onboard assessment tool

Link

02/04/20

Best Management Practices West Africa

Link

02/04/20

COVID-19 and force majeure clauses under English law

Link

01/04/20

Does your organisation’s culture dictate the engagement of your seafarers?

Link

31/03/20

The importance of a good safety culture

Link

24/03/20

Steady on the stairs!

Link

17/03/20

Managing COVID-19 cases onboard

Link

13/03/20

Safety management systems require support from top management

Link

10/03/20

There are downsides to making decisions in isolation

Link

03/02/20

When working aloft – focus on your tasks but also on your safety

Link

25/02/20

Protect your hands and fingers against injury

Link

18/02/20

Keep an eye out for slip, trip and fall hazards onboard

Link

11/02/20

Ventilation records – a defence against expensive cargo claims for moisture damage

Link

04/02/20

Coronavirus – implications for ships and crew

Link

31/01/20

Do we know enough about the cargoes we carry?

Link

28/01/20

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Link

24/01/20

Carriage of seed cake in containers

Link

22/01/20

First lines ashore! Do we understand the risk?

Link

21/01/20

2019 in review: Piracy and armed robbery at sea

Link

21/01/20

Are you snap-safe?

Link

14/01/20

New implementation strategy for India’s single-use plastic ban

Link

13/01/20

Piracy incidents rise in Singapore Strait

Link

06/01/20

SKULD

 

Circulars and News (except Club Press Releases)

Title

Source

Date Published

Indian law: Personal injury / disability claims

Link

17/12/20

Crew changes during COVID-19 - a new flashpoint for charterparty disputes?

Link

10/12/20

ASBAGASVOY 2020 – a new voyage charter for the gas trade

Link

03/12/20

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

Link

03/12/20

Passage Planning in a nutshell

Link

19/11/20

Ship to ship transfer safety

Link

13/11/20

Rule B and pre-recognition remedies in maritime arbitration

Link

12/11/20

Containers lost at sea

Link

04/11/20

Turkish Straits - increase in the number of salvage cases

Link

14/10/20

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

Link

09/10/20

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Link

28/09/20

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on new US sanctions

Link

18/09/20

Claiming damages in addition to demurrage following delay

Link

11/09/20

Ghana: MARPOL Annex IV violations pertaining to discharge of wastewater

Link

27/08/20

China: Revised Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes

Link

07/08/20

Inter-Club Agreement: Validity of written notification

Link

03/08/20

Libya: Port situation

Link

30/06/20

Updated industry guidelines on the carriage of seed cake in containers

Link

22/06/20

Crude and water - Part II

Link

12/06/20

Failure to comply with US COVID-19 regulations

Link

29/05/20

US Global Maritime Advisory

Link

22/05/20

Vessel monitoring and P&I insurance

Link

15/05/20

Fumigants entering crew’s spaces – a word of caution

Link

14/05/20

Mexico: Smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

12/05/20

Telemedicine - standard care after the pandemic has passed?

Link

08/05/20

Yemen: Port and security update

Link

22/04/20

COVID-19: Charterparty matters for shipowners

Link

16/04/20

COVID-19: force majeure, frustration and exclusion clauses

Link

07/04/20

Best Management Practices – Piracy and Armed Robbery - West Africa

Link

31/03/20

Channel closures

Link

11/03/20

Turkey: Enforcement for excess bunker quantities

Link

21/02/20

Case study: Manual handling causes back injury

Link

18/02/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading: Approval of CargoX

Link

17/02/20

Guidelines for the carriage of seed cake in containers

Link

30/01/20

Electronic navigation aids: The radar

Link

28/01/20

China coronavirus

Link

22/01/20

Iran: US issues new sanctions against four sectors of the Iranian economy

Link

13/01/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading: Electronic Shipping Solutions, Bolero International Ltd, E-Title Authority Pte Ltd, Global Share S.A. (edoxOnline platform) and WAVE (The WAVE Network)

Link

09/01/20

Turkey: Pollution fines and criminal proceedings 2020

Link

08/01/20

INSIGHT: Russia Sanctions

Link

06/01/20

INSIGHT: Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks (Wreck Removal Convention) 2007

Link

06/01/20

INSIGHT: Bunker Convention 2001

Link

06/01/20

Ratifications of MLC convention

Link

06/01/20

THE BRITANNIA STEAMSHIP INSURANCE ASSOCIATION LTD

 

News

Title

Source

Date Published

Azov Sea – Ice Condition Regulations

Link

11/12/20

Baltic Sea – Ice Condition Update

Link

11/12/20

Shipping Industry Aims to Cut Single-Use Plastics

Link

11/12/20

Philippines Opens Various Ports as Crew Change Hubs

Link

11/12/20

Change in Brazilian Immigration Regulations for Foreign Crew

Link

11/12/20

China Implements a Complete Ban of Import of Solid Waste from 1 January 2021

Links

11/12/20

Britannia Continues to be One of the Most Competitive Clubs in the IG

Link

03/12/20

Blue Card Application Form 2021/22 Policy Year

Link

02/12/20

MLC Application Form 2021/22 Policy Year

Link

02/12/20

USCG: Cyber Risk Management Compliance Included in PSC Inspections

Link

27/11/20

Colombia: New Conditions of Navigation at the Port of Barranquilla

Link

27/11/20

Brazil: New Draft in the Port of Rio Grande

Link

27/11/20

Brazil: COVID-19 Update – Ban on Entry of Foreigners

Link

27/11/20

India: Standard Operating Procedure / Protocol (SOP) For Sign-On of Foreign Seafarers

Link

27/11/20

Australia: End of Seafarer MLC Contract Exemption

Link

27/11/20

Britannia Members’ Forum 2020

Link

27/11/20

Loss Prevention Webinar – BSafe Campaign

Link

27/11/20

Bsafe – A New Britannia Initiative for Seafarers

Link

17/11/20

Recent Trade Circulars/Notices Issued by Port Authorities

Link

13/11/20

Commission to Monitor Oil Spill Pollution

Link

13/11/20

Cyber Security Workbook

Link

13/11/20

BSafe Incident Case Study 01: Death of Third Engineer due to Burn Injuries

Link

12/11/20

Stowaways: The Master is Not Alone

Link

12/11/20

Busan Takes Steps to Prevent Crew Desertion

Link

29/10/20

Wash Damage and Speed Regulation in River Plate and Parana River

Link

29/10/20

Argentina: New Gypsy Moth Regulations

Link

19/10/20

New Developments Affecting the IMSBC Code – Bauxite Cargoes

Link

19/10/20

MARPOL 73/78 Electronic Record Books

Link

19/10/20

India: Guidelines on Compliance with MARPOL Annex VI / GAC India

Link

19/10/20

Korea Quarantine Office New COVID-19 Regulations

Link

30/09/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Focus Page

Link

28/09/20

Britannia Part VII Transfer

Link

25/09/20

Santos Port Authority: New Berthing and Mooring Rules

Link

23/09/20

China: Ports Update

Link

23/09/20

Japan Accedes to the Bunker Convention and the Wreck Removal Convention

Link

10/09/20

Australia and New Zealand: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) Seasonal Precautions

Link

10/09/20

Philippines: Armed Robbery

Link

04/09/20

China: Temporary Navigation Ban

Link

04/09/20

Ghanaian Ports: Port State Control Fines

Link

04/09/20

International Radio Medical Centre Based in Rome (CIRM)

Link

04/09/20

Application for Laid-Up Return

Link

27/08/20

Guidance on Ship Lay-Up

Link

27/08/20

China: Vessels Arriving with Crew Members Testing Positive for COVID-19

Link

20/08/20

Lebanon: Port of Beirut – Update

Link

20/08/20

Benin: Revised Requirement for Armed Guards

Link

20/08/20

China: Chinese Waters – Annual Fishing Bans are Lifted

Link

19/08/20

Benin: Armed Guard Requirements

Link

11/08/20

PRC Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes

Link

07/08/20

Tank Matters Contamination, Cleaning And Sampling Webinar Recording

Link

06/08/20

Annual Report and Financial Statements 2020

Link

21/07/20

Solvency and Financial Condition Report (SFCR)

Link

16/07/20

Britannia Loss Prevention Webinar Wednesday 29 July 2020, 0900 to 1000 (BST)

Link

15/07/20

Risk Watch – Out Now

Link

09/07/20

Crew Watch – Burns Edition Now Translated

Link

09/07/20

Loss Prevention Webinar – 29 July 2020

Link

09/07/20

Panama Maritime Authority – Pre-Arrival Checklist for US Ports

Link

09/07/20

CHIRP MFB 59

Link

09/07/20

BSafe Lone Watchkeeping

Link

08/07/20

Risk Watch – July 2020

Link

08/07/20

New Crew Watch Out Now – Focus on Burn Injuries

Link

30/06/20

COVID-19 Crew Watch – Special Edition Now Translated into Japanese and Chinese

Link

30/06/20

Updated CINS & IGP&I Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

Link

19/06/20

Launch of Knowledge Base on the Britannia Website

Link

12/06/20

USA: Sanctions for Venezuela and Iran

Link

10/06/20

COVID-19 Singapore Crew Change Guidebook

Link

12/06/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Britannia Offices: Working Remotely

Link

11/06/20

COVID-19 Crew Watch – Special Edition

Link

29/05/20

Malaysia: Warning of a Potential Kidnapping Off Sabah

Link

29/05/20

South Korea: ECA and Vessel Speed Reduction (VSR) Programme

Link

29/05/20

Brazil: Sulphur 2020 Update

Link

29/05/20

CHIRP MFB – Tagalog

Link

29/05/20

2020 Financial Statements – Britannia Declares Another Strong Set of Results

Link

15/05/20

Britannia P&I Training Week – Cancelled

Link

14/05/20

IMO Circulars – Framework of Protocols for Facilitating Crew Changes and Use of PPE

Link

14/05/20

Sea Robbery and Sea Theft Incidents in the Singapore Strait and Approaches in 2020

Link

14/05/20

Panama Canal Water Conservation Strategies

Link

14/05/20

Risks Associated with Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitisers – Warning from IOGP

Link

05/05/20

Drug Smuggling Prevention

Link

05/05/20

INTERTANKO Guidance on Chartering Issues Relating to COVID-19

Link

30/04/20

Singapore Government Rescinding Marine Surveyors’ Exemption from COVID-19 Restrictions

Link

30/04/20

California: Warning of Increased Air Pollution Penalties as Temperatures Rise

Link

30/04/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Focus Page

Link

30/04/20

Notice of National Holidays in Japan (Golden Week)

Link

28/04/20

China MSA Issues ‘Guidance on the Prevention and Control of COVID-19 on Board (V2.0)’

Link

17/04/20

Stay Cyber Safe Amid COVID-19

Link

17/04/20

New ICS Guidance on Managing Ship and Seafarer Certificates During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Link

15/04/20

International Group Online COVID-19 Tracker – Launch

Link

07/04/20

Parana River: Draft Restrictions

Link

07/04/20

Oasis Circular No: 2006 – Crew Change Procedures in China Amid COVID-19

Link

06/04/20

Canada: Speeding Limits Imposed

Link

01/04/20

Position at Indian Ports in View of the COVID-19 Outbreak

Link

31/03/20

Crew Changes Now Allowed in Singapore in Special Circumstances

Link

30/03/20

China: Solutions to Address the Carriage of Non-Compliant Fuel Oil on Board

Link

20/03/20

Britannia P&I Training Week: Monday 7 to Friday 11 September 2020 (New Proposed Date)

Link

19/03/20

Singapore: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update

Link

17/03/20

India: COVID 19 – Entry Restrictions and Quarantine Procedures

Link

17/03/20

International Group: Video Launched to Explain the IG Pool and Reinsurance Arrangements

Link

05/03/20

Turkey: Declaration of Bunkerquantity

Link

05/03/20

Singapore: Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak on Singapore Registered Ships - Update

Link

04/03/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Britannia Offices: Working Remotely

Link

28/02/20

Pollution of Marine Environment in Greece

Link

27/02/20

India: Sea Cargo Manifest and Transhipment Regulations (SCMTR)

Link

24/02/20

Uruguay: And Implementation of the IMSBC Code

Link

24/02/20

Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Britannia Offices: Working Remotely

Link

21/02/20

Britannia Loss Prevention Technical Seminar: The Jen Hotel, Manila, Philippines Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 March 2020 – Update

Link

21/02/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Focus Page

Link

20/02/20

Britannia Japan: Working Remotely

Link

17/02/20

Indonesia: Polio Vaccine Compulsory for Arrivals from the Philippines

Link

17/02/20

IFC Shipping Advisory 1/20 – Sea Theft Involving Tug and Barge in Phillip Channel

Link

17/02/20

Britannia Hong Kong Staff: Working Remotely – Update

Link

14/02/20

Sea Cargo Manifest and Transhipment Regulations (SCMTR)

Link

12/02/20

Britannia Singapore: Working Remotely

Link

10/02/20

Britannia Hong Kong Staff: Working Remotely – Update

Link

07/02/20

Panama Canal Water Conservation Strategies

Link

06/02/20

2019 Novel Coronavirus: Update

Link

29/01/20

Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM)

Link

29/01/20

Britannia Hong Kong Staff: Working Remotely

Link

28/01/20

List of Jurisdictions Restricting or Banning Scrubber Wash Water Discharges

Link

27/01/20

Alert Over the Outbreak of a New Coronavirus in China

Link

23/01/20

Britannia Loss Prevention Technical Seminar The Jen Hotel, Manila, Philippines Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 March 2020

Link

23/01/20

Libya: Current Situation

Link

22/01/20

China: Guidelines for Supervision and Management of Air Pollutant Emissions

Link

16/01/20

Panama Canal Water Conservation Strategies

Link

15/01/20

International Group (IG) Annual Review 2018/19

Link

15/01/20

India: Update on Ban of Single Use Plastics in Indian Waters

Link

15/01/20

Sea Robbery and Sea Theft Incidents in the Singapore Strait and Approaches Spike

Link

15/01/20

Turkey: Marine Pollution Fines, Updated for 2020

Link

09/01/20

Rule Books 2020/21

Link

09/01/20

Britannia Risk Watch

Link

09/01/20

Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

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

Link

09/10/20

PRC Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes

Link

07/08/20

Sanctions – Response to the US Global Maritime Advisory

Link

21/05/20

Sanctions – AIS Monitoring

Link

15/05/20

Mexico Alert – Smuggling of Illegal Narcotics – Risk of Ship Detention and Crew Arrest

Link

12/05/20

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – Enforcement Of UN, US and EU Sanctions

Link

01/05/20

Publication of BMP West Africa

Link

31/03/20

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

28/02/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading: Approval of CargoX

Link

24/02/20

P&I Endorsements to 2020 Policy Year Certificates of Entry

Link

21/01/20

War Risks P&I Cover – Biological and Bio-Chemical Weapons

Link

21/01/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading

Link

24/12/19

THE JAPAN SHIP OWNERS’ MUTUAL PROTECTION & INDEMNITY ASSOCIATION

 

Circulars

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

20-018

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

Link

03/12/20

20-017

Offices Closed

Link

03/12/20

20-016

Report on the 605th Meeting of the Board of Directors

Link

02/12/20

20-015

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)IG Press Release for crew change issues

Link

20/10/20

20-014

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

Link

09/10/20

20-013

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on New US Sanctions

Link

18/09/20

20-012

New revised People’s Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wasteseffective 1st September 2020

Link

18/08/20

20-011

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Additional cover for cargo liabilities arising from deviations for crew changes

Link

11/08/20

20-010

The 70th Ordinary General Meeting of the Members of the Association

Link

27/07/20

20-008

Ratification of the Bunker Convention and Wreck Removal Convention, and Amendment of the Oil Pollution Act in Japan to be effected on 1 October 2020

Link

03/07/20

20-006

Report on the 603rd Meeting of the Board of Directors

Link

15/06/20

20-005

US Latest Guidance to Address Illicit Shipping and Sanctions Evasion Practices

Link

22/05/20

20-004

Vessel monitoring and P&I insurance

Link

18/05/20

20-003

Mexico alert – smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

12/05/20

20-002

Report on P&I Condition Surveys 2019

Link

12/05/20

20-001

Latest Report on North Korea Sanctions

Link

01/05/20

19-020

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from ShipsNo.19

Link

02/03/20

19-019

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from ShipsNo.18

Link

21/02/20

19-018

Electronic (Paperless) TradingApproval of CargoX

Link

18/02/20

19-017

Alterations to the Rules of the Association

Link

23/01/20

19-016

Electronic (Paperless) TradingElectronic Shipping Solutions: Bolero International Ltd, E-Title Authority Pte Ltd, Global Share S.A. (edoxOnline platform) and WAVE (The WAVE Network)

Link

25/12/19

19-015

P&IQ registration now open to all

Link

24/12/19

19-014

International Group Reinsurance Programme for 2020/21 Policy Year

Link

23/12/19

News

No.

Title

Source

Date Published

1101

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.98

Link

01/12/20

1100

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea (No.3)

Link

06/11/20

1099

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.97

Link

02/11/20

1098

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Enhanced Quarantine Measures in Korea (No.2)

Link

27/10/20

1097

[Revised] 2020Result of the Safety Measure for Navigation During the Peak Season of Stownet-fishing in Bisan-Seto, JAPAN

Link

10/11/20

-

Status of Maritime Conventions (as of 1 October 2020)

Link

01/10/20

1093

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Singapore updated requirements for crew change for cargo ships (No.2)

Link

25/09/20

1092

USAsian Gypsy Moth (AGM)Detected AGM egg masses on four Pure Car Carrier by Baltimore CBP

Link

23/09/20

1091

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.95

Link

04/09/20

1090

China – Adjustment of Annual Summer Fishing Ban Regime

Link

01/09/20

1089

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Request for notification of conducting marine service activities

Link

27/08/20

1088

Sudan – Alert to the vessels calling at the Port Sudan

Link

17/08/20

1087

Chinaoff-spec cases for Phenol and MEG (Mono Ethylene Glycol)

Link

13/08/20

1086

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.94

Link

31/07/20

1085

New ZealandBiofoulingCraft Risk Management Standard (No.2)

Link

15/07/20

1084

Prevent Dragging Anchor during Typhoon Seasons – Guide to Harborage in Tokyo Bay During Stormy Weather

Link

07/07/20

1083

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Request from Singapore Harbour Pilots

Link

03/07/20

1082

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.93

Link

01/07/20

1081

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)Singapore updated requirements for crew change for cargo ships

Link

26/06/20

1079

New Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers published (No.2)

Link

22/06/20

1078

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.92

Link

29/05/20

1077

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.91

Link

07/05/20

1076

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Measures taken by different countries

Link

24/04/20

1075

Measures to assure safe navigation during the peak season of drift-net fishing in the Seto Inland Sea (No.2)

Link

23/04/20

1074

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) IG online tracker (dashboard)

Link

08/04/20

1073

Measures to assure safe navigation during the peak season of drift-net fishing in the Seto Inland Sea

Link

07/04/20

1072

Piracy – Best Management Practice West Africa

Link

02/04/20

1071

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.90

Link

01/04/20

1070

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Some Key Charterparty Issues

Link

25/03/20

1069

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Restriction on entering or transiting through Singapore

Link

24/03/20

1068

China – Fujian MSA issued New Edition of “Implementing Regulations for Safety Supervision and Management of Vessel Traffic Service” and “Service Guide for VTS”

Link

11/03/20

1067

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.89

Link

04/03/20

1065

Panama CanalNew Water Conservation Strategies effective 15 February 2020

Link

25/02/20

1064

Stownet fishing season in Bisan Seto 2020 – The expected navigable water area in the traffic lane during the peak season

Link

06/02/20

1063

Nigeria – New Measure to Reduce Congestion in Lagos Ports

Link

05/02/20

1062

Novel Coronavirus (2019-mCoV) (No.3)

Link

03/02/20

1061

Novel Coronavirus (2019-mCoV) (No.2)

Link

31/01/20

1060

Turkey – Pollution Fines (2020)

Link

29/01/20

1059

US and CanadaAsian Gypsy Moth (AGM)2020 Flying Season Starts

Link

28/01/20

1058

Recent Navigation Warnings of China Waters No.88

Link

27/01/20

1057

Novel Coronavirus (2019-mCoV)

Link

23/01/20

1055

New Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers published

Link

22/01/20

1054

International Group of P&I Clubs Annual Review 2018/19

Link

21/01/20

1053

China – Guidelines for Supervision and Management of Air Pollutant Emissions from Ship (issued by China MSA in December 2019)

Link

21/01/20

1052

GreeceIncreased Fines for Marine Pollution

Link

21/01/20

1051

Amendments (05-19) to the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code (on 1 January 2021)

Link

17/01/20

1050

Recent Ports Information of Iran and Surrounding Countries

Link

10/01/20

1049

Ice condition at Ukrainian ports

Link

07/01/20

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

5.588

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

Link

12/10/20

5.587

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on New US Sanctions

Link

21/09/20

5.586

New revised People’s Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes – effective 1st September 2020

Link

14/08/20

5.585

2019/20 Financial Year Result and Overview

Link

15/06/20

5.584

Response to the US Global Maritime Advisory

Link

21/05/20

5.583

IG - Sanctions - US Advisory and amended AIS Circular

Link

19/05/20

5.582

Mexico alert – smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

12/05/20

5.581

DPRK – Enforcement of UN, US and EU Sanctions

Link

04/05/20

5.580

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

06/03/20

5.579

Electronic (Paperless) Trading: Approval of CargoX

Link

17/02/20

5.578

2020/2021 Policy Year - arrangements

Link

07/02/20

7.122

War Risks Renewals - Policy Year 2020/21

Link

07/02/20

5.577

Proposed Rule Changes - Class 5

Link

20/01/20

5.576

Electronic (Paperless) Trading

Link

30/12/19

North

 

Circulars (excluding Club News)

Title

Source

Date Published

The Carriage of Steel Cargoes

Link

15/12/20

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

Link

04/12/20

Pre-Renewal Report 2021

Link

23/11/20

Financial Review and Renewal 2021

Link

20/11/20

Annual General Meeting 2020 - Registration

Link

12/11/20

Annual General Meeting 2020

Link

26/10/20

Renewal 2021/2022 – Outstanding Claims Review on NorthOnline

Link

23/10/20

Introducing Route Risk Advice

Link

22/10/20

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

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

Link

09/10/20

Class 3 War Risks - Additional Premium Areas

Link

25/09/20

Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on New US Sanctions

Link

18/09/20

Appointments to our FD&D Leadership Team in Greece

Link

27/08/20

New Revised People's Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes

Link

10/80/20

Completion of the Transfer of the Insurance Business of Sunderland Marine Insurance Company Limited to the North of England Protecting and Indemnity Association Limited

Link

30/06/20

North's Annual Review and Release Calls

Link

27/05/20

Sanctions - U.S. Global Maritime Advisory

Link

21/05/20

Vessel Monitoring and P&I Insurance

Link

18/05/20

Mexico Alert – Smuggling of Illegal Narcotics – Risk of Ship Detention and Crew Arrest

Link

12/05/20

Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Sanctions Enforcement

Link

04/05/20

Coronavirus Update (COVID-19)

Link

23/04/20

Heavy Fuel Oil as Cargo

Link

17/04/20

Preliminary List of Recommendations for Governments and Relevant National Authorities on the Facilitation of Maritime Trade During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Link

01/04/20

Business Continuity Planning - Coronavirus

Link

12/03/20

Transfer of the Insurance Business of Sunderland Marine Insurance Company Limited to The North of England Protecting and Indemnity Association Limited

Link

05/03/20

NEMIA AGM 2019/20

Link

04/03/20

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships – Update

Link

28/02/20

New International Group Video Explaining its Pooling and Reinsurance Arrangements

Link

24/02/20

Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

21/02/20

North's 2020/21 Publications

North's 2020/21 Publications

Link

20/02/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading - Approval of CargoX

Link

17/02/20

Policy Year 2020 – Renewal

Link

14/02/20

Class 3 War Risks - Renewal 2020/2021

Link

12/02/20

Introducing MyGlobeView

Link

29/01/20

IG P&I Qualification: P&IQ Registration Now Open to All

IG P&I Qualification: P&IQ Registration Now Open to All

Link

23/01/20

Policy Year 2020/21

Link

13/01/20

SureNav Remote Navigational Audits

SureNav Remote Navigational Audits

Link

13/01/20

Cyber Security: Kick Start - New Member Benefit for Cyber Security Compliance

Link

10/01/20

Electronic (Paperless) Trading – “WAVE”

Electronic (Paperless) Trading – “WAVE”

Link

07/01/19

Industry News

Title

Source

Date Published

Nickel Ore Mine Uncertainty Raises Tensions in New Caledonia

Link

17/12/20

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

Link

15/12/20

Ukraine: Customs Fines at the Port of Nikolayev

Link

08/12/20

USCG Alert on Ro-Ro Fires

Link

04/12/20

Nickel Ore loaded in Philippines – Problems Persist

Link

04/12/20

Local Guidance on Loading Soya Bean Cargo in Brazil

Link

04/12/20

Spike in Attacks on Ships Transiting Singapore Straits

Link

01/12/20

IBIA Calls for Early Adoption of Marine Fuel Sulphur Verification Procedure

Link

01/12/20

New Argentinian Hold and Tank Inspection Requirements

Link

24/11/20

China: Fuel Sulphur Cap and Emission Control Areas

Link

24/11/20

Trading Between UAE and Israel

Link

19/11/20

Heightened Threat of Kidnap in Gulf of Guinea

Link

10/11/20

2021 Regulations – Big Changes for Vessels Carrying Chemicals

Link

04/11/20

Status of Libyan Ports - *Update*

Link

28/10/20

Tanker Attacked off Southern Yemen

Link

20/10/20

No Scrubs: More Ports Declare Ban on EGCS Discharges *Update*

Link

14/10/20

US Warns on GPS Interference

Link

23/09/20

Japan Signs Up to Bunker and Wreck Removal Conventions

Link

23/09/20

Joint Industry Group Publishes ‘CTU Code – a Quick Guide’ to Tackle Poor Packing of Containers

Link

23/09/20

Record Low Water Levels in Parana River Lead to Groundings, Draught Restrictions and Reduced Loadings

Link

17/09/20

Ghana Tough on Tackling Environmental Violations

Link

04/09/20

Ukraine Port State Control Taking Tough Stance on Foreign Ships

Link

03/09/20

CARB to Further Curb Exhaust Emissions from Ships in Californian Ports

Link

03/09/20

Nickel Ore Liquefaction Risks Remain in Philippines

Link

02/09/20

Vessel Lay-up and Fuel Storage

Link

20/08/20

China – Be on the Lookout for Fishing Vessels

Link

18/08/20

USA: New Ballast Water Reporting Form Now in Use

Link

14/08/20

Speed Limits and ECAs in South Korea *Update*

Link

06/08/20

Bumper Brazilian Harvests Could Mean Soya Bean Sorrow for Shipowners

Link

20/07/20

West African Countries Apply ‘Traffic Rights’ Levy on Shipowners

Link

01/07/20

Dutch Safety Board Warns Container Ships of Wadden Islands Route Risks

Link

01/07/20

BIMCO Publishes COVID-19 Crew Change Clause for Time Charter Parties 2020

Link

26/06/20

New Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

Link

18/06/20

USA: USCG Current List of Ports and Countries for which Conditions of Entry into the USA Exist

Link

15/06/20

Record Low Water Levels in Parana River Lead to Groundings, Draught Restrictions and Reduced Loadings

Link

08/06/20

USA Issues Maritime Security Advisory for Southern Gulf of Mexico

Link

12/05/20

COVID-19 and Crew Changes

Link

12/05/20

IMO Guidance on Safe Crew Changes During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Link

12/05/20

Audits and Social Distancing

Link

05/05/20

COVID-19: Testing and Protection

Link

22/04/20

COVID-19 Impacts Ship Surveys and Certificates

Link

09/04/20

Port States React to COVID-19 Pandemic

Link

08/04/20

ICC Warns of Scammers Exploiting COVID-19 Pandemic

Link

06/04/20

Updated Maritime Security Guidance for West Africa and the Gulf of Guinea

Link

02/04/20

USA Issues Guidance on the Impact of COVID-19 on Asian Gypsy Moth Certificates

Link

31/03/20

COVID-19: Advice on Coronavirus for Ships *Update*

Link

20/03/20

Bunker Fuel – Not a Virus

Link

16/03/20

Venezuela Sanctions Update

Link

19/02/20

North Publishes Cargo Care Checklists

Link

14/02/20

Alarming Trends Found on Fixed Gas Detection Systems

Link

12/02/20

2020 IMSBC Code Amendments

Link

11/02/20

Turkish Customs Demanding Debunkering of Misdeclared Fuel

Link

11/02/20

Ballast Water Sampling, Ukraine *Update*

Link

03/02/20

Coronavirus Outbreak in PR China

Link

28/01/20

No Scrubs: More Ports Declare Ban on EGCS Discharges *Update*

Link

22/01/20

Coronavirus Outbreak in PR China

Link

21/01/20

China Issues Guidelines on 2020 Sulphur Cap Enforcement

Link

17/01/20

India Provides Guidance on Ban on Single-Use Plastics

Link

14/01/20

Douala Port Provides Armed Security at Anchor

Link

14/01/20

No Scrubs: More Ports Declare Ban on EGCS Discharges *Update*

Link

14/01/20

Ivory Coast Levy on Shipowners

Link

08/01/20

Heightened Risk of Crew Kidnapping in Gulf of Guinea

Link

08/01/20

Instability in the Persian Gulf Region

Link

07/01/20

Pollution Fines in Turkey - 2020

Pollution Fines in Turkey - 2020

Link

06/01/20

New Year 2020 – New Regulations

Link

24/12/19

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

 

News, Bulletins and Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

Offshore Liability Insurance Policy 2021 – Basic: changes with explanations

Link

09/12/20

Offshore Liability Insurance Policy 2021 – Enhanced: changes with explanations

Link

09/12/20

IG Circular: U.S. Oil Pollution California – Increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences – Update

Link

09/12/20

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting and Rule Changes 2021

Link

04/12/20

Podcast: Yacht electrical fires

Link

03/12/20

Passenger Vessel Liability Insurance Policy 2021- changes with explanations

Link

01/12/20

Fishing Vessel Liability Insurance Policy 2021- changes with explanations

Link

01/12/20

Liability Insurance Policy for European Inland Craft 2021 (Inland Policy)- Changes with explanations

Link

01/12/20

Yacht Liability Insurance Policy 2021- changes with explanations

Link

01/12/20

Renewal 2021/2022

Link

30/11/20

IG Circular: Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on new U.S. sanctions

Link

13/11/20

Offing Marine & Offshore Consultants: Inspection and maintenance guidance for ship cranes

Link

13/11/20

The Shipowners’ Club appoints Chief Information Officer

Link

02/11/20

“Life During Covid is a Living Nightmare”: Ongoing impact revealed in latest Seafarers Happiness Index

Link

26/10/20

IG Circular: Crew change issues arising from COVID-19

Link

20/10/20

IG Circular: U.S. Oil Pollution California – Increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences

Link

12/10/20

IG Circular: Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – Update on new U.S. sanctions

Link

21/09/20

A guide to Member’s cyber risk cover

Link

15/09/20

The Shipowners’ Club pledges stability for Membership with encouraging half year results

Link

10/09/20

Half Year Report 2020

Link

10/09/20

The Shipowners’ Club co-opts Peter Sydenham and Jan Vermeij to its Board of Directors

Link

08/09/20

Bunker Operations Risk Assessment

Link

01/09/20

IG Circular – New revised People’s Republic of China (PRC) law on the prevention and control of environmental pollution by solid wastes – effective 1 September 2020

Link

19/08/20

Latest Seafarers Happiness Index report reveals seafarer welfare crisis at tipping point

Link

30/07/20

Electronic Record Books under MARPOL

Link

15/07/20

Who is liable when property is damaged under offshore contracts?

Link

30/06/20

Limitation of liability: Who is an ‘Operator’ and who is a ‘Manager’ – Stema Barge II [2020] EHWC 1294

Link

12/06/20

Reactivation of vessels after a period of lay up

Link

03/06/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Latest information and updates

Link

01/06/20

Closure of the 2017 policy year without additional call

Link

26/05/20

AGM Minutes May 2020

Link

26/05/20

IG Circular: US Global Maritime Advisory

Link

22/05/20

Mexico alert – Smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

20/05/20

Solvency & Financial Condition Report (SFCR) 2019

Link

20/05/20

BARGEHIRE 2008 and force majeure

Link

18/05/20

IG Circular: Vessel monitoring and P&I insurance

Link

15/05/20

IG Circular: Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) sanctions update

Link

04/05/20

Contractual implications of Coronavirus (COVID-19) – FAQs

Link

22/04/20

IG circular: Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

Link

21/04/20

The Shipowners’ Club reports increased Member numbers and strong investment return in 2019

Link

17/04/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Crew health and wellbeing

Link

15/04/20

Weather forecasts, safe passage and safe berths

Link

08/04/20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – FAQs on Club cover

Link

07/04/20

Coronavirus — Singapore branch temporary closure

Link

06/04/20

The CMA CGM LIBRA — Court of appeal update

Link

03/04/20

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Link

31/03/20

Coronavirus: Challenges in meeting operational and regulatory requirements

Link

20/03/20

A guide to offshore jurisdiction

Link

17/03/20

Coronavirus – London branch temporary closure

Link

17/03/20

Legal Costs Cover and IMO 2020

Link

05/03/20

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Link

05/03/20

Club Rules 2020

Link

17/02/20

IG circular: Electronic (paperless) trading update

Link

17/02/20

Chen Zhida: Novel Coronavirus – Implications for charterparties

Link

13/02/20

Fatigue at Sea: Wearable technology

Link

11/02/20

Turkey: Revised pollution fines

Link

03/02/20

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Link

28/01/20

Improvement in connectivity at sea, but less satisfaction overall, latest Happiness Report shows

Link

28/01/20

Greece: Increased pollution fines

Link

28/01/20

Back to basics guide: CGL insurance & Offshore

Link

22/01/20

International Group of P&I Associations – Excess War Risks P&I (effective from noon 20th February 2020 GMT)

Link

22/01/20

Specialist Offshore Package 2020 – Enhanced

Link

20/01/20

Specialist Offshore Package 2020 – Basic

Link

20/01/20

Construction All Risks Deductible Buy Down Cover Extension

Link

17/01/20

Fazlina Sapuan: Increased limits of liability in Singapore effective 29 December 2019

Link

17/01/20

Offshore Liability Insurance Policy 2020 – Enhanced: changes with explanations

Link

16/01/20

Offshore Liability Insurance Policy 2020 – Basic: changes with explanations

Link

16/01/20

Syndicate Series – Meet the Offshore Team

Link

16/01/20

U.S. sanctions imposed on Nord Stream 2 and Turkstream pipelines

Link

14/01/20

ITOPF — An invaluable resource of marine pollution assistance available to Members

Link

31/12/19

IMO 2020 — New BIMCO Sulphur Clauses

Link

24/12/19

IG Circular: Electronic (paperless) trading update

Link

24/12/19

THE STANDARD CLUB LTD

 

News and Circulars

Title

Source

Date Published

News: Third quarter piracy and armed robbery reports

Link

17/12/20

Press Article: Enclosed spaces - How to change behaviour

Link

15/12/20

News: Amendments to the IBC code and MARPOL Annex II

Link

10/12/20

News: New Argentinian Hold and Tank Inspection Requirements

Link

09/12/20

News: Amendments in California’s Marine Invasive Species Program (MISP) to enter in force from 1 January 2021

Link

09/12/20

News: Practical guidance for loading soya beans in Brazil

Link

09/12/20

Press Article: Is vessel size a factor in collapsed container stacks?

Link

07/12/20

Press Article: Regulatory risks posed by green shipping are an issue for insurers

Link

07/12/20

Circular: 4 December 2020, Standard Club circular - US Oil Pollution California - increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences

Link

04/12/20

News: UK Chamber of Shipping - Bridge Resource Management Guidance Launch

Link

01/12/2020

News: Import ban of solid wastes in China from 1 January 2021

Link

01/12/2020

News: The Sea newspaper - Q4 2020

Link

01/12/2020

News: Supporting and celebrating seafarers through the festive season

Link

01/12/2020

News: Standard Club upgrades data and insight capabilities

Link

30/11/2020

News: Increased piracy and kidnap threat in the Gulf of Guinea

Link

30/11/2020

Circular: 26 November 2020, Standard Asia circular - New banking arrangements

Link

26/11/20

News: IHM Certification for UK flag ships subject to PSC inspection at EU ports

Link

26/11/20

Circular: 25 November 2020, London Class circular - Open Policy Years and Renewal 2020/21

Link

25/11/20

News: Recent changes to Egyptian Customs Law

Link

25/11/20

News: Cargo and cargo hold ventilation guide launched by Standard Club, Intercargo and DNV GL

Link

25/11/20

News: India- Updated Guidelines on Compliance with MARPOL Annex VI

Link

20/11/20

News: Australia To End Crew Contract Extensions

Link

19/11/20

Press Article: Threat to seafarers in enclosed spaces rises in Covid-19 crisis

Link

17/11/20

Article: US Court of Appeals holds the reasonable value determined by the jury as the appropriate measure of medical damages for a maritime tort

Link

17/11/20

Article: Guidelines for topping-up of fumigant by crew during the voyage

Link

17/11/20

News: USCG guidance on Cyber Risk Management

Link

17/11/20

Circular: 17 November 2020, Strike and Delay class circular - Financial Position and Renewal 2020/21

Link

17/11/20

News: Increased stowaway activity in Northern Spanish Ports

Link

13/11/20

Press Article: P&I clubs resist cyber exclusions despite rise in attacks

Link

12/11/20

News: Wash Damage and Speed Regulation in Parana River

Link

10/11/20

News: Singapore MPA announces further enhancements to crew change procedures and Chinese Ports issue specific crew change measures

Link

10/11/20

News: Committee on Marine Transportation publishes COVID-19 reference guides

Link

10/11/20

News: Increasing piracy attacks at Guayaquil, Ecuador

Link

10/11/20

Press Article: Increased enclosed space casualties call for more investment in training

Link

10/11/20

News: EU sanctions against Turkey

Link

10/11/20

Press Article: Can a shipowner claim damages in addition to demurrage?

Link

03/11/20

Press Article: New guide to enclosed spaces

Link

03/11/20

News: California Workers Compensation Programme Legislation

Link

02/11/20

29 October 2020, Standard Club circular - Financial Position, Open Policy Years and Renewal 2021

Link

29/10/20

Press Article: Marine insurance sector faces turbulence from climate change

Link

28/10/20

Press Article: Covid-19 accelerates P&I market's digital transformation

Link

28/10/20

News: COVID-19 - the club's offices

Link

26/10/20

Article: Stowaway threat to shipping

Link

26/10/20

News: European Commission (EC) urges PSC leniency on IHM compliance

Link

23/10/20

News: China to allow crew change for foreign seafarers

Link

22/10/20

News: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - vessel discharge standards

Link

21/10/20

Article: Ship Recycling: Guidelines for devising a strategy in compliance with complex regulatory framework

Link

20/10/20

News: Standard Club wins the SAFETY4SEA Initiative Award for our Seafarer Wellbeing poster campaign

Link

20/10/20

News: Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) regulations in Argentina

Link

16/10/20

News: ICS crew change report form - Crew change information for Asian ports

Link

16/10/20

News: Argentine Parana River at historically low level

Link

16/10/20

News: US CBP (Port of New Orleans) Notice: AGM Arriving Vessel Protocols / AGM Free Certificate Inspections

Link

15/10/20

14 October 2020, Standard Ireland - London Class circular, To Ships with a Community Inland Vessel Certificate

Link

14/10/20

Press Article: Typhoon Season in Korea - How to deal with typhoons getting stronger

Link

13/10/20

News: US adopts MARPOL amendments regarding electronic recordkeeping

Link

13/10/20

12 October 2020, Standard Club circular - US Oil Pollution California - increased criminal penalties for oil spill related offences

Link

12/10/20

Article: MARPOL fines for oil pollution and operational best practice

Link

12/10/20

News: Standard Club acknowledges World Mental Health Day 2020

Link

09/10/20

COVID-19 – China announces strengthening of measures to prevent and control the spread of covid-19 epidemic for seafarers on international sea-going vessels

Link

28/09/20

IMO-2020 and beyond: club’s operational experience on the transition to compliant fuel blends

Link

29/09/20

The Eternal Bliss - The High Court confirms that owners can seek damages in addition to demurrage

Link

29/09/20

News: Singapore MPA announces further enhancements to crew change procedures. ITF, IMEC contribute to the SG-STAR Fund

Link

23/09/20

Circular: 23 September 2020, War Risks Class circular - Additional Premium Areas

Link

23/09/20

Press Article: Renewables driving offshore market

Link

23/09/20

News: Revised draft reporting requirements in Philadelphia

Link

22/09/20

News: California Air Resources Board updates 'At Berth' regulation

Link

22/09/20

News: COVID-19 - the club's offices

Link

21/09/20

News: UN agencies urge member states to resolve the humanitarian crew change crisis

Link

18/09/20

Circular: 18 September 2020, Standard Club Circular – Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream – update on new US sanctions

Link

18/09/20

News: New deck fitting requirement for capesize vessels calling at Port Hedland, Australia (as of 1 February 2021)

Link

17/09/20

Press Article: Navigating stormy waters: Key loss prevention tips

Link

16/09/20

News: Pre-arrival reporting and COVID-19 in Canada

Link

16/09/20

News: MARPOL violations trigger increased fines in Ghana

Link

11/09/20

News: COVID-19 US civil trial issues

Link

10/09/20

News: Beirut port update

Link

09/09/20

News: Sign up to our upcoming webinar 'Standard Club Seafarer Wellbeing Series: A discussion with Stella Maris and Capt. Artur Olbromski - What is the new normal?'

Link

09/09/20

News: The Sea newspaper - Q3 2020

Link

09/09/20

News: COVID-19 – Singapore crew change guidebook (new version 4.0)

Link

07/09/20

News: ICS issues new protocols to mitigate COVID-19 onboard. Singapore MPA enhances crew change procedure

Link

01/09/20

News: Our Seafarer Wellbeing poster campaign is nominated for SAFETY4SEA Initiative Award - Voting closes soon!

Link

01/09/20

Article: Tackling piracy in Nigeria

Link

28/08/20

News: Singapore MPA issues new advisory for Ships and service providers

Link

25/08/20

News: All trials suspended until 1 January 2021 in Eastern District of Louisiana

Link

24/08/20

News: New ballast water management reporting form

Link

20/08/20

News: Increased risk of hull fouling due to COVID-19

Link

20/08/20

News: The Government of Canada has established speed restriction measures in the Gulf of St Lawrence

Link

19/08/20

News: California suspends requirements that ships use shore power while at berth out of concerns for state's electricity grid

Link

19/08/20

News: Beirut port update

Link

18/08/20

News: Standard Club is proud to contribute a seafarer wellbeing focus within four upcoming issues of Offing Echoes magazine

Link

18/08/20

News: Korea requires a document confirming negative COVID-19 PCR test result for crew coming from Russia, Philippines releases new procedures for crew change

Link

14/08/20

News: South Korea - COVID-19 entry requirements for ships departing from Russia and COVID-19 high-risk countries

Link

13/08/20

Article: Guidance to members after Beirut explosion

Link

13/08/20

Circular: 12 August 2020, Standard Club circular - New revised People’s Republic of China (PRC) Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes – effective 1 September 2020

Link

12/08/20

Press Article: Pandemic means sharper focus needed on crew on physical and mental health

Link

11/08/20

News: Guidelines for the use of electronic record books (ERBs) under MARPOL

Link

10/08/20

Press Article: The dangers of enclosed spaces

Link

10/08/20

News: Piracy - Benin security requirements

Link

07/08/20

Press Article: Practicing humanity is the only way our seafarers can survive COVID-19

Link

06/08/20

News: Beirut incident

Link

05/08/20

Press Article: Insurers must cut through the hype of autonomous shipping to understand the risk

Link

05/08/20

News: UK publishes Guidance on financial sanctions for Maritime Industry

Link

04/08/20

News: Singapore Crew Change Guidebook (SCCG)

Link

04/08/20

News: Oman bans the use of open loop scrubbers

Link

03/08/20

Circular: 31 July 2020, Standard Club circular - Notice of meeting

Link

31/07/20

News: AMSA focused inspection campaign (FIC) on cargo securing arrangements (1 Aug - 31 Oct 2020)

Link

28/07/20

News: COVID-19 – INTERCARGO supports safety guide for ship/shore interface; Hong Kong tightens crew change requirements

Link

28/07/20

News: ILO issues a revised information note, Singapore MPA issues new requirements for crew change

Link

27/07/20

News: India announces repatriation of foreign seafarers from Indian ports

Link

24/07/20

News: US CDC issues updated interim guidance for ships managing suspected or confirmed COVID-19 cases

Link

23/07/20

News: Loss Prevention Seafarer Wellbeing poster campaign nominated for SAFETY4SEA Initiative Award - Cast your vote now!

Link

20/07/20

News: Quarantine & Testing Requirements for seafarers, crew changes in Dubai

Link

17/07/20

News: IMB Q2 2020 piracy and armed robbery report shows records 25% increase in incidents

Link

16/07/20

Article: Australian court considers whether a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) can be considered a ship under Australian law

Link

15/07/20

News: IMO issues recommendations for port and coastal states

Link

08/07/20

News: COVID-19 in a Maritime Setting - Chamber of Shipping

Link

08/07/20

News: The current regulatory framework for disposing waste in Portugal is blocking 150 waste containers at Sines and 36 waste containers at Leixoes ports

Link

03/07/20

Article: English courts clarify parties’ obligations in a chain of letters of indemnity

Link

02/07/20

News: Reminder - South Korean ECA to take effect from 1 September 2020

Link

01/07/20

News: Australia maximum employment period for seafarers

Link

01/07/20

News: BIMCO publishes COVID-19 Crew Change Clause for Time Charter Parties 2020

Link

29/06/20

Press Article: Tankers to the rescue again: a solution to storage woes

Link

29/06/20

Press Article: Maritime Security in the wake of COVID-19

Link

25/06/20

News: The Sea newspaper - Q2 2020

Link

25/06/20

News: IMO celebrates 10th anniversary of the annual Day of the Seafarer on 25 June

Link

23/06/20

News: ISWAN - Seafarers' Health Information Programme (SHIP)

Link

23/06/20

News: International Safety Guide for Tankers and Terminals (ISGOTT 6) launched

Link

23/06/20

News: Singapore pushes to accelerate Maritime digitalisation and updates crew change requirements

Link

19/06/20

News: Updated guidelines for the carriage of seed cake in containers

Link

19/06/20

News: Australia introduces increased fines for pollution related incidents

Link

18/06/20

Press Article: Fire in the hold

Link

18/06/20

Article: Tankers to the rescue again: a solution to storage woes

Link

17/06/20

News: Industry bodies issue guidance ensuring safe continuation of maritime trade

Link

12/06/20

Article: Drug Smuggling Preventative Measures

Link

12/06/20

News: Hong Kong Resumes Crew Changes

Link

11/06/20

News: Q&A following Standard Club Seafarer Wellbeing Webinar - A discussion with ISWAN

Link

09/06/20

Article: Remote pilotage - perspective and risks to consider

Link

05/06/20

News: Reminder for increased vigilance when transiting the Gulf of Aden

Link

05/06/20

Press Article: Challenges seafarers face during COVID-19

Link

04/06/20

News: Singapore Crew Change Guidebook

Link

02/06/20

Article: Practical considerations for ship recycling

Link

02/06/20

Press article: Charles Taylor and the Standard Club announce self-management for the club and substantial ongoing partnership

Link

29/05/20

Circular: 29 May 2020, Standard Club circular - Notice to members

Link

29/05/20

Press Article: Adequate information vital for seafarers’ wellbeing amid crisis

Link

29/05/20

Article: Importance of navigational risk reviews

Link

29/05/20

News: ICS issues new Guidance for Ship Operators for the Protection of the Health of Seafarers

Link

29/05/20

News: COVID-19 – IMO-ICAO-ILO issue joint statement

Link

28/05/20

Press Article: COVID-19 and Seafarers

Link

28/05/20

News: Standard Club are now members of the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

Link

28/05/20

Press Article: Communication is vital for seafarers’ wellbeing during COVID-19

Link

27/05/20

Circular: 27 May 2020, Standard Club circular - IG clubs' response to US Global Maritime Advisory on sanctions

Link

27/05/20

News: ReCAAP ISC warning - ASG planned kidnapping in waters off Sabah, Malaysia

Link

26/05/20

Circular: 26 May 2020, Standard Club circular - Financial position and open policy years

Link

26/05/20

Circular: 26 May 2020, Strike and Delay Class circular - Review of Open Policy Years

Link

26/05/20

Press Article: Club correspondents on the front line as P&I sector steers way through pandemic

Link

22/05/20

News: COVID-19 – Singapore MPA relaxes crew change procedures for cargo ships

Link

22/05/20

News: US issues Global Maritime Advisory on sanctions

Link

21/05/20

Press Article: Remote pilotage should be a last resort even in a health crisis

Link

21/05/20

Article: Eleventh Circuit decision confirms use of open and obvious defense

Link

20/05/20

News: ICS Publishes COVID-19 Guidance for Safe Ship-Shore Interface

Link

18/05/20

News: Importance of accurate AIS broadcasts

Link

18/05/20

News: Vessel policies under scrutiny in US Jones Act litigation for crewmember death caused by COVID-19

Link

18/05/20

News: Thailand Marine Department – confirmation of entry for vessels entering Thai waters

Link

18/05/20

News: ITF and Maritime Employers Welcome IMO Crew Changes Protocol

Link

18/05/20

15 May 2020, Standard Club circular - Vessel monitoring and P&I Insurance

Link

15/05/20

News: New recommendations on building cyber resilient ships

Link

13/05/20

News: COVID-19 – IMO steps up to the crew change challenges, comes out with a 12-step framework

Link

12/05/20

Circular: 12 May 2020, Standard Club circular - Mexico alert: smuggling of illegal narcotics – risk of ship detention and crew arrest

Link

12/05/20

News: COVID-19 – IMO issues guidelines for ensuring a safe shipboard interface between ship and shore-based personnel

Link

12/05/20

Article: Collisions, congestion, and closures

Link

11/05/20

Article: What ‘clean on board’ means and what should a master be aware of when presented with a bill of lading?

Link

07/05/20

News: Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) - 2020 Risk Period

Link

06/05/20

News: Increased oil tanker presence off US coast

Link

05/05/20

4 May 2020, Standard Club circular - DPRK – UN Panel of Experts of North Korea sanctions report

Link

04/05/20

News: USCG issues updated ballast water management extensions amid COVID-19 pandemic

Link

01/05/20

News: No time bar is applicable for environmental damage claims in Brazil

Link

01/05/20

News: The Judicial System in Spain and COVID-19 - an update

Link

01/05/20

News: The Judicial System in Turkey - COVID-19 outbreak

Link

01/05/20

Article: IMO 2020 - Bunker Claims Handling Guide for a new decade

Link

30/04/20

News: US Coast Guard update on vessel reporting guidelines

Link

30/04/20

News: Increased piracy attacks in the Gulf of Mexico

Link

30/04/20

News: CHIRP Maritime COVID-19 update – Seafarer Health and Wellbeing

Link

24/04/20

News: International Group updates Piracy FAQs (2019)

Link

24/04/20

Stay active with Standard Club! #byyourstride

Link

24/04/20

Press Article: Managing Maritime Risks

Link

24/04/20

Article: Seafarer mental wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic

Link

23/04/20

News: Sewage treatment fines in Ghana

Link

23/04/20

News: COVID-19 – personal message from IMO Secretary-General

Link

22/04/20

Press Article: Increased use of FSRUs can improve risk profile of LNG sector

Link

20/04/20

News: USCG grants BWTS extension due to COVID-19

Link

15/04/20

News: COVID-19 – Maritime sector shows resilience

Link

14/04/20

News: The Judicial System in Spain - COVID-19 outbreak

Link

14/04/20

News: Security warnings issued off Iran and the Sulu Sea

Link

14/04/20

Article: US Supreme Court rules safe berth clause is a warranty

Link

14/04/20

Press Article: P&I clubs seek common approach to the challenges of COVID-19

Link

08/04/20

News: Britain suspends IMO 2020 checks

Link

08/04/20

News: The Judicial System in Italy – COVID-19 Outbreak

Link

08/04/20

News: The Judicial System in France – COVID-19 Outbreak

Link

08/04/20