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.
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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 United States Coastguard (USCG) recently issued safety alert 06-17. This safety alert warns of the dangers posed to commercial vessels by fires caused by fuel sprays being ignited by adjacent machinery. The club has identified fuel spray as the cause of many engine room fires. The USCG makes a number of recommendations to reduce the potential for this type of incident, including:
For full details of the USCG’s recommendations and the case study, please see the attached file on the right.