News items in 2017
15 Nov 2017
Web Alert: Outbreak of Pneumonic Plague
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and International Transport Workers Federation have highlighted a recent outbreak of Pneumonic Plague (also referred to as Madagascar Plague) on the island of Madagascar.
8 Nov 2017
Web Alert: The importance of a good safety culture
This last bulletin for the year covers safety lessons learned from an attempted armed robbery, more issues relating to pilot boarding and a reminder of a good approach to analysing safety reports.
7 Nov 2017
Web Alert: UK MAIB Safety Digest 2/2017
This digest contains details of incidents which the MAIB has investigated and provides valuable insight into the accidents that can occur onboard merchant vessels.
16 Oct 2017
Offshore Bulletin, October 2017
This guide is intended to be used as a single point of reference to aid members to fully understand the terms and issues raised in our contract reviews.
13 Oct 2017
Web Alert: Guidelines for the carriage of charcoal and carbon in containers
There have been a number of reported fires in recent years involving the carriage of these cargoes in containers. For this reason, the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) and the International Group of P&I Clubs have jointly published guidelines on the carriage of charcoal and carbon in containers.