HNS Convention workshop – International Group attendance

Tuesday, 22nd March 2016

The International Group attended and took an active role in the 2010 HNS Convention workshop hosted by the Canadian Government in Montreal on 17-18 March, 2016.

At the workshop, the International Group gave a presentation on the scope of P&I cover for damage arising from incidents involving the carriage of HNS by sea; the existing regimes governing limitation of liability for such damage, and historical HNS claims data from 2002 - 2010. The workshop was attended by various governments and stakeholder interests and aimed to promote implementation and ratification of the 2010 HNS Convention.