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Law to ensure continued employment rights for seafarers held captive as a result of piracy

03/11/2020 00:00:00 Seafarers caught up in piracy or other similar criminal acts on board ships are to have their employment rights protected in law under new UK legislation.

Severe Weather Impacts Shipping

02/11/2020 00:00:00 Her Majesty’s Coastguard continues to respond to a variety of weather related incidents during this period of stormy weather in the UK.

UK Ship Register launches webinar for Greek & Cypriot operators

02/11/2020 00:00:00 Join The UK Ship Register (UKSR) for its first webinar to support its offering to the Greek and Cypriot shipping community on Thursday 12 November. The online event is open to international ship owners and management companies, along with their key advisors, with an interest in the Greek and Cypriot market. It will take place between 12:30 and 14:00 EST (starting 10:30 GMT).

Meet the Finalists: Innovation Award

23/10/2020 00:00:00 Over the coming days, Maritime UK will be profiling each of the finalists in this year’s Maritime UK Awards. Winners will be announced on 12 November in an event live streamed from Plymouth. Registration is open. The UK Ship Register are proud to be the sponsors of the Innovation Award for the second time at the 2020 Maritime UK Awards.

MCA Publishes Disabled Passenger Satisfaction Survey

20/10/2020 00:00:00 The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) has published its 2019 Disabled Passenger Satisfaction Survey.  The annual survey, now in its second year, has again been carried out to find out from those of reduced mobility about their personal journeys using ferry or cruise ship transport.