Scrap-worker sues European carrier after shipbreaking accident

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.

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Danish Shipping: The challenge of sulfur cheating is real

The risk of carriers cheating with sulfur requirements to benefit financially is a real threat to law-abiding shipowners from 2020, says Maria Skipper Schwenn, Executive Director of Danish Shipping. She rejects the criticism that that the industry is exerting too much energy chasing ghosts.

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