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7 - 8 November 2017
Cavendish America Square,

3rd Annual General Average Seminar

Understanding the fundamentals of General Average and YAR 2016

Key Sessions

Reformulated workshop

Spend the afternoon of Day 2 being expertly guided through the complexities that arise from general average incidents: from declaration to resolution.

Introduction to the rules of General Average

Clear and comprehensible introduction to The Rules themselves, teamed with engaging casualty scenario sessions to cement your understanding.

Troubleshooting sessions

Get to grips with the problems that can arise during general average cases from people who face them every day.

BIMCO's Revisions

A BIMCO representatives provides an introduction to the reason and effect of BIMCO’s revision to their Specialist General Average Clauses.

Contemporary issues

Open discussions on how the industry can best overcome the insurance, legal and operational challenges that present themselves when dealing with General Average.

Examination of recent legal cases

The lessons learned in recent legal cases and the implications for the future.

Attend This Seminar to:

  • Get a thorough grounding in this much discussed and often misunderstood principle of maritime law.
  • Gain insight into the key changes in the York Antwerp Rule 2016 revisions and BIMCO’s amendments to their Average Bond & Absorption clauses.
  • Take part in a legal examination of the issues that arise during general average cases.
  • Understand the various factors that can influence shipowner and insurer exposure.
  • Be introduced to average adjuster best practice.
  • Be led by industry experts through a series of casualty scenario sessions – putting the theory you’ve learnt straight to the test.
  • Walk away having gained a unique insight into what general average is, what it does, and how it affects you!

In-House Training

Globally delivered customised in-company training solutions from the leading supplier of training to the maritime, logistics and energy industries..

In-house training allows you to define the programme that precisely matches your needs. The solution is presented by an established first-rate training organisation, with access to all the latest industry information and news, and at an onsite location of your choice at the time that best suits your people.

To explore more about how we can work with you:


Telephone: +44 (0)20 7017 4455


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