01 October 2016
30 September 2016
In year 2000 the Institute of Chartered Underwriters, London revised the Institute Warranty Limits and with effect from 1 November 2003, the limits are referred to as International Navigating Limits (INL).
12 April 2012
The Institute Warranty Limits were amended as of 1 November 2003. They have also been renamed and are now referred to as International Navigating Limits (INL).
27 April 2007
Extracts from 2ND revised Edition 1965 of "Insurance of Ships Trading Outside Institute Warranties", a report by Advanced Study Group No. 138 of THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE OF LONDON:
The object of the report is to make more generally available a body of information about the nature and the peculiar hazards of these regions excluded by the Institute Warranties. The report does not concern itself directly with questions of hull rating. The publication of the report by the Institute does not necessarily imply agreement with the statements made or opinions expressed, for which the Advanced Study Group alone is responsible.
07 June 2016
Political and civil unrest, wars and other conflicts are regularly raising concerns with regard to the safety of navigation and the safety and welfare of seafarers visiting ports belonging to countries involved in such conflicts.
10 July 2019
As legalisation of the use of cannabis for recreational purposes is adopted in a growing number of countries around the world, time has come for shipping companies to review and, if necessary, update their drug and alcohol policies and procedures.
05 February 2019
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) celebrated its 100 years by issuing a new consolidated text of the Maritime Labour Convention, as amended (MLC,2006) which includes the 2014 and 2016 amendments.
17 December 2019
The third set of amendments made to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 as amended (MLC, 2006) relates to tackling important issues such as seafarers' employment agreements (SEA), wages and repatriation process when a seafarer is held captive on or off a ship as a result of acts of piracy or armed robbery against ships.
30 December 2019
05 February 2015