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Marine casualties

Marine casualties

Our friendly team is on hand to guide you through the complex legalities in the specialist area of marine casualties.

Here are just some of the areas our highly experienced and knowledgeable team can help you with:

  • Collision liability: advice in relation to and assistance with pursuing or defending claims for loss and damage suffered as a result of a collision involving our client’s vessel
  • Salvage: advice on requirements for salvage, appropriate remuneration, provision of security and release of vessel
  • Obtaining security: advice on how and when to obtain security for a claim, arresting vessels to obtain security, quantum, guarantee wording, release of vessel
  • Racing Rules issues: advice in relation to and assistance with pursuing or defending claims for loss and damage suffered as a result of a collision involving our client’s vessel whilst racing
  • Personal injury and fatality claims: advice in respect of claims following injuries to passengers or crew on superyachts and leisure marine craft

We’re here to help you through the complex process and advise on the relevant law and procedure concerning claims.

Latest News & Blogs

Are-shipowners-liable-for-their-employees-wrongful-and-reckless-acts
Jan
2018

The English courts have had to consider whether the owners of the Lady M were liable for the wrongful or reckless act of their employee in the context of a cargo claim, brought by cargo owners (Glencore).

The impact of GDPR in the Shipping Industry
Jan
2018

From May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation “GDPR” will come into effect for the purpose of harmonizing national data protection laws across the EU states.

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