Claims Emergency

London Branch

+44 203 829 5858

Singapore Branch

+65 8683 3190

The claims response service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and provides immediate global assistance to all of our Members.

Calling the emergency contact number provides a quick and effective way to speak directly to a duty Shipowners’ claims handler in the event of an incident or casualty involving an entered vessel.

During office hours the emergency number will redirect to the relevant corresponding office switchboard.

Alternatively, Members can request assistance from our network of correspondents located around the world.


22 Dec 2022

The guide to offshore jurisdiction provides an overview of common issues arising from the laws and regulations which govern offshore shipping operations in different regions.

The guide now features 24 jurisdictions, with the 2022/23 update adding two new jurisdictions: Bahrain and Egypt. Burma has not been updated for this edition.

It answers key questions, covering international conventions and liability regimes, legal frameworks and court systems including industry standard contracts, knock for knock provisions, fines, time bars and more. This information has been compiled with the assistance of leading legal practitioners in each jurisdiction.

View and download the complete guide using the 'View PDF' button above.