Airmic News

Is your pre-loss risk assessment up to scratch? Prof. James Lygate provides advice for Airmic members in this latest issue of Airmic News.

Insurance Times

Insurers back government sprinkler plans, but after Worcester Park fire do they go far enough? The fire has prompted the question as to whether sprinklers should be … Read full article

Lloyd’s List

Boxship fire prevention needs to focus on cargo verification.

Los Angeles Times

Federal authorities have launched a criminal investigation into the Southern California diving boat fire that killed 34 people, focusing on possible violations of maritime safety rules.

Cambridgeshire Live

A large household waste fire has been brought under control at Amey Cespa Recycling Centre in Cambridge. Reports state the site has been the subject of multiple … Read full article

FRM Journal

Government announces high rise sprinklers review.

Los Angeles Times

Crew member suggests the mobile phone and camera charging station located in the galley may have been the origin of the fire which saw 34 fatalities on … Read full article

Seatrade Maritime News

P&I insurers Standard Club stress knowledge of the customer is key to avoiding containership fires.