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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

Arbitration
Apr
2019

Charterparties contain a variety of arbitration clauses which identify where and how parties wish their disagreements to be resolved.

Mar
2019

A recent arbitration decision considered a good weather clause which included two descriptions of wave height, causing the charterers and the owners to take opposing views.

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