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Fire & Risk Management

Fire statistics see deeply concerning increases.


Reported incidents for cargo-related containership fires, have increased in 2019 – with incidents reported every 30 days on average, bucking the 20-plus year average of roughly every … Read full article


Do lithium-battery devices pose an onboard fire risk?

BBC News

London Piccadilly Theatre ceiling collapses injuring audience. Is this the next high profile escape of water claim on its way to an insurer?

Maritime Journal

The LASH FIRE (Legislative Assessment for Safety Hazards of Fire and Innovations in Ro-ro ship Environment) consortium aims to provide a basis for the revision of international … Read full article

BBC News

A fire with ‘multiple seats’ which spread across three floors of a Cemex cement plant in Rugby is believed to have been caused by a machine fault … Read full article


An explosion in the cargo tanks of bunker tanker ZALIV AMERIKA in Nakhodka Port waters has killed three crew.


Container ship fires: Gard conference promotes the value of industry collaboration.