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Piracy and armed robbery incidents at lowest level in decades, but IMB cautions against complacency

The ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has reported the lowest number of reported piracy and armed robbery incidents for the first nine months of any year since 1994. IMB’s latest global piracy report recorded 97 incidents of piracy and armed robbery

West P&I Club announces 15% general increase in response to market conditions

The Board of the West of England P&I Club has today announced a 15% general increase for mutual P&I and FD&D Members. This reflects another challenging year for the P&I industry, as record IG Pool claims and pandemic-related liabilities remain a

Mental Health in an Unequal World

The theme for World Mental Health Day 2021 is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’. This theme was chosen by a global vote including members of the World Federation for Mental Health. It was chosen because of widening health, economic and