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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

Apportionment of liability under the Inter-Club Agreement
Jun
2018

In a recent appeal from an arbitration decision, the English Court was asked to consider the apportionment of liability, under the Inter-Club Agreemen­­t, in respect of a cargo claim arising from the handling of cargo.

Cyber-attacks
May
2018

As the threat of malicious cyber attacks increases, ship owners are facing greater responsibilities to ensure that their risk management systems are resilient.

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