We provide protection and indemnity cover with other insurances for shipowners, charterers and offshore energy operators. We are S&P ‘A’ rated and one of the premier mutual P&I insurers by tonnage and membership.
Teams of marine and technical personnel provide advice and best
practices that underpin our ability to manage risks, deliver value and sustain financial security
Through offices in major hubs and a network of correspondents we cover
the globe, responding to incidents with immediate, practical advice and ongoing support to resolve matters as positively as possible.
Standard Club is a specialist marine and energy insurer known for its diverse membership, pioneering loss prevention expertise and attractive pricing.
The guidance and advice from the club helps members operate as safely as possible, stay ahead of changing regulations and mitigate operating risks. Our team of experienced lawyers and technical experts specialise in particular ship types or geographical regions so they can provide tailored and relevant advice and guidance. These teams contribute to the wealth of best practice knowledge, news and opinion available to members
6 Feb 2013
Lloyds List article: Risk managers are unprepared for once-in-a-career challenges, 6 February 2013
Standard Club to issue guidance on meeting extreme circumstances.
29 Jan 2013
Web Alert: Transport Canada ballast regulations in The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway
The IMO International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments was adopted in 2004.
Web Alert: Scope of Employment
U.S. Jones Act employers are certainly aware of the Beech v. Hercules decision handed down by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
18 Jan 2013
Web Alert: US Iran Sanctions significantly expanded by the enactment of the Iran Freedom and Counter-Proliferation Act of 2012
On 2 January 2013, President Obama signed into the law the Iran Freedom and Counter-Proliferation Act of 2012.
15 Jan 2013
Web Alert: MARPOL Annex V Amendments now effective as of 1 January 2013, regarding garbage disposal at sea
Amendments to Annex V of MARPOL, which addresses the disposal of garbage from ships, have gone into effect as of 1 January 2013.