Personal injury and fatality

Personal Injury & Fatality Claims

As an insurer you want the best legal advice available to resolve international disputes or claims should they arise.

Offering a full support service, our specialist team can help, advise and act in your defence should crew or passengers on cruise ships, commercial ships, superyachts, ferries or leisure marine craft bring a claim against you. From the protocol stage through to trial, we can provide the most appropriate international legal advice via our network of lawyers from around the world through our MSI membership.

We have a great deal of experience in advising on all types of international injury or fatality claims, with a speciality in claims regarding propeller strikes and ‘kill chord’ incidents, and regularly attend inquests.

Latest News & Blogs

Cargo Claims and the Application of the NYPE Inter-Club Agreement
Aug
2017

In a recent London arbitration the tribunal had the opportunity to review the apportionment between owners and charterers for damages caused by sweaty cargo.

Discharging Cargo against Electronic PIN Codes
Jul
2017

In a recent case, the Court of Appeal has considered discharge of cargo against PIN Codes and whether the provision of PIN Codes amounted to “delivery” of cargo, or a “Delivery Order”.

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