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Latest items in 2017

Date Title

14 Sep 2017

Web Alert: Hurricane Irma – issues arising under contracts of carriage

The disruption to cargo vessels recently caused by Hurricane Irma has raised a number of legal issues.

8 Sep 2017

Web Alert: US Coastguard sets port conditions in anticipation of the Hurricane Irma

These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue while X-ray or Whiskey remain in effect.

7 Sep 2017

Web Alert: Guidance on maritime security transit corridor

Combined Maritime Forces has issued guidance regarding transits in the Gulf of Aden and other recommended transits in the Red Sea/Indian Ocean following the recent piracy attacks in this region.

7 Sep 2017

Web Alert: Hurricane Harvey - update on affected ports

This update details the ports and waterways that are open for day and night transit (with some restrictions).

7 Sep 2017

Web Alert: New guide published to increase awareness of the human element in safety-critical environments

The Standard Club is proud to be a continued supporter of the Human Element book.