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October 2014

After the summer break, it is certainly back to business at full speed here at Gard ...

Electronic publishing

Transition to electronic publishing of Member Circulars

Gard P&I Member Circulars have for the past 12 months been sent out by email, in addition to being posted in hard copy. Going forward, all our P&I Member Circulars will be sent by email only.



Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

Updated 6 October 2014


Sanctions links

Some useful links to information concerning current sanctions. Updated 12 August 2014


Recent P&I Member Circulars

Pollution response - USA

US non-tank vessel response plans

Updated 28 January 2014. The Final Rule addressing Non-Tank Vessel Response Plans has been published ...

Pollution regulation - PRC

Pollution Regulations in the People's Republic of China

Updated 30 September 2014. Chinese SPRO requirements came into force in January 2012


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Sharing knowledge is key to Gard’s core purpose: to help our Members and clients in the marine industries to manage risk and its consequences. Beginning in 2014, Gard P&I Member circulars, Loss Prevention material and Insight articles can be found on our Updates area.


24 Oct 2014 Alert
Gard Alert: Rescuing refugees at sea
17 Oct 2014 Insight
Minimising vessel grounding damage to coral habitats
10 Oct 2014 Insight
Mitigating Vessel Grounding Damage Claims for Injuries to Coral Habitats: Listing of an additional 20 species as threatened raises exposure
03 Oct 2014 Alert
Gard Alert: West Africa - updated anti-piracy guidelines
25 Sep 2014 Alert
Gard Alert: South Africa - new obstacle to writ searches

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