A shipbreaking facility in Bangladesh now again receives documentation that it complies with the Hong Kong Convention. The yard has already been certified, but now it also gets a certification from bureau Class NK.
Two workers have lost their lives in an accident at a shipbreaking yard in Bangladesh, writes NGO Shipbreaking Platform. The scrapped ship is Greek-owned and was reflagged prior its voyage to Bangladesh, the NGO informs.
Bangladesh is faced with another fatal accident at one of its shipbreaking yards. Two workers lost their lives while another five were injured in an explosion on a tanker vessel, writes Shipbreaking Platform.
A worker who was almost killed during the dismantling of a ship in Bangladesh is now suing the vessel's previous owner Zodiac Maritime. This marks the first time that a carrier risks liability for the human consequences of dangerous shipbreaking.