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The guidance and advice from the club helps members operate as safely as possible, stay ahead of changing regulations and mitigate operating risks. Our team of experienced lawyers and technical experts specialise in particular ship types or geographical regions so they can provide tailored and relevant advice and guidance. These teams contribute to the wealth of best practice knowledge, news and opinion available to members
21 Feb 2020
Article: practical and contractual considerations arising from the Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China
The club offers practical and contractual considerations arising from the Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China.
Press Article: Coronavirus: P&I will cover seafarer illness and death, Standard Club confirms
Richard Stevens, Divisional Claims Director, discusses how P&I will respond to Coronavirus complications.
News: China Shipowners’ Association (CSOA) issue a draft proposal to Beijing requesting a temporary reprieve from IMO Rules
As a result of the ongoing financial and logistical difficulties arising from coronavirus, Chinese shipping entities have raised concerns of their ability to comply with the more stringent IMO Sulphur Rules introduced in January 2020.
News: IG P&I - Building Blocks
The IG has produced a short video explaining the pooling agreement and reinsurance arrangements.
20 Feb 2020
News: Coronavirus Update - WHO Director-General remarks that outbreak has potential to cause severe political, social and economic upheaval
At the latest mission briefing on COVID-19 the WHO Director-General remarked that this outbreak has the potential to cause severe political, social and economic upheaval.