Fires happen: it’s time to act

At sea, fire poses one the of biggest threats to ships. According to Lloyd’s List, almost 10% of total losses at sea in the past 10 years have been caused by fire. Unlike shore-based workers, […]

Lloyd’s Register cyber-enabled COSCO Shipping Aries (above)

Cyber attack hits COSCO Shipping

COSCO Shipping’s US operations have been hit by a cyber attack affecting the carrier’s ability to communicate with vessels, customers, and marine terminals. “Communications are very difficult right now” as a result of the outage, […]

‘Just as physical damage can disrupt a supply chain

Cyber insurance remains complex, sector warned

Shipowners, shipping firms, and ports and terminal operators have been warned of the growing threat of cyber attack on the supply chain. The International Underwriting Association’s (IUA’s) Cyber Underwriting Group has published a report on […]