15 May 2020
17 March 2017
New regulations for lifting appliances and lifesaving appliances are approaching. BIMCO co-sponsors a paper to stop accidents caused by free fall lifeboats during drills.
07 April 2017
From 2019 new mandatory requirements on electronic exchange of information will require public authorities to establish systems to assist ship clearance processes.
17 December 2019
The Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 which entered into force on 20 August 2013 has undergone a third round of amendments in 2018. Find out what these amendments are and the expected date of entry into force in 2020.
08 October 2018
BIMCO advises on the date of entry into force for the second round of amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC 2006) relating to harassment and bullying on board ships and the extension of the validity of MLC certificate.
22 September 2017
The Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 which entered into force on 20 August 2013 has undergone a second round of amendments in 2016. Find out what these amendments are.
05 February 2019
A consolidated Maritime Labour Convention text is now available which includes the 2014 and 2016 amendments.
31 January 2020
Since 23 January 2020, BIMCO has been busy updating members about this serious coronavirus outbreak online and it has now been announced by WHO yesterday that it is officially a global health emergency. BIMCO advises members of how this outbreak can be monitored closely and issues information and guidance accordingly.
28 January 2020
BIMCO is monitoring this novel coronavirus outbreak closely and will attempt to provide members with the latest information relating to measures implemented by various countries to combat this global and serious outbreak which could impact sea transport.
20 November 2017
Information about the plague outbreak in Madagascar and any advice needed.