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Rule 55 Nuclear perils

The Association shall not cover liabilities, losses, costs or expenses directly or indirectly caused by or contributed to by or arising from:

a) ionising radiation from or contamination by radioactivity from any nuclear fuel or from any nuclear waste or from the combustion of nuclear fuel; or

b) the radioactive, toxic, explosive or other hazardous or contaminating properties of any nuclear installation, reactor or other nuclear assembly or nuclear component thereof; or

c) any weapon of war employing atomic or nuclear fission and/or fusion or other like reaction or radioactive force or matter

other than liabilities, costs and expenses arising out of the use or presence on board the Vessel of equipment or substances containing low-radiation industrial radioactive isotopes customarily used in the offshore industry, provided always that such equipment and/or substances are carried, kept and used in accordance with statutory rules and regulations governing the carriage, custody and use of such equipment and/or substances.