Friday, 14th December 2018

Autonomous ships - Zooming in on liability and insurance

The final report from a joint project between CORE Advokatfirma and Cefor on Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS) has been published.

The report can be accessed via the link below.

The focus of the review is on civil liability and insurance ramifications arising out of the operation of autonomous vessels (MASS). The Group, and a number of Club managers, were consulted in the project research. The Group Autonomous Vessel working group is participating in the CMI International Working Group on MASS, and in the parallel reviews being undertaken within the IMO Maritime Safety and Legal Committees.

Download maritime_autonomous_ships_report_dec_18_6URrRcy.pdf
15 Jan 2019

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – Enforcement of UN, U.S. and EU Sanctions

The International Group has issued guidance to shipowners highlighting the risk of entering into activities with DPRK interests in breach of international sanctions.
11 Jan 2019

Joint Industry Guidelines for carriage of DVB in containers

Joint industry Guidelines for the carriage of Divinylbenzene (DVB) in containers have been published by CINS (the Cargo Incident Notification System), the International Group of P&I Clubs and the TT Club.