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INTERTANKO desktop calendar 2015 – last few spots up for grabs

As you’ll no doubt be aware INTERTANKO produces a desktop calendar each year, which sits beautifully on your desk and has proved massively popular in the past. The calendar is large enough to allow users to write events into each day’s space and is handier and more useful than a wall-type calendar for most users. There are a few spaces left. Should you wish to have your company placed on this...... Login to view this article


Ebola outbreak – potential legal issues for Members

In the past few weeks we have reported on some of the practical and legal aspects of the ebola outbreak . See also article below in the Port News section. Our Associate Members, Ince & Co, have produced a very useful briefing on the legal aspects of ebola Members may face. They have kindly given us permission to reproduce their guidance, which can be accessed here. Contact : Michele White ... Login to view this article


Ebola outbreak and update for shipping

The ebola outbreak in West Africa is continuing to cause concern for shipping. This is of particular concern regarding quarantine clearance at terminals for any vessel which has called in affected countries in the region. We understand that some terminals are putting in place additional monitoring prior to granting free pratique. For those vessels coming from affected areas, advice should be...... Login to view this article

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USCG Safety Bulletin on ebola virus precautions

The US Coast Guard has issued a Marine Safety Information Bulletin ( MSIB No. 12-14 ) which provides precautions to be taken regarding the ebola virus. In particular, this safety bulletin provides: The US Center for Disease Control (CDC) travel warnings. Key points concerning the ebola virus. Reminders that vessel owners/operators calling at the US should be aware of, including;    i) The...... Login to view this article


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