Wet Damage to Cargo of Maize

UK P&I Club 8 minutes

This Accident is based on the experiences of the UK P&I Club. As you go through this course, ask yourself, "Could this happen on my ship?”. “Could I take corrective action?”

It is vital to learn from accidents to be able to succeed in shipping. By taking this course you and your crew will most likely be able to avoid similar accidents like this and to understand why Cargo wet damage on dry cargo vessels is a recurring problem. Identifying the root cause of these problems and identifying suitable corrective measures is of paramount importance.


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UK P&I Club

The UK P&I Club is a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community. Established in 1869 the UK P&I Club insures over 244 million tonnes of owned and chartered shipping through its international offices and claims network. A rated by Standard & Poor’s with free reserves of $540m, the UK P&I Club is renowned for its specialist skills and expertise which ensure ‘best in class’ underwriting, claims handling and loss prevention services. The UK P&I Club is managed by Thomas Miller, an independent and international insurance, professional and investment services provider.

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  1. Rating:
  2. Price: Free
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 8 minutes
  5. Intended for: Crew members working within the deck department.
  6. Reference: This course is based on the experiences of the UK P&I Club.