Ever-increasing numbers of dangerous goods are carried by sea today. Worldwide concern with the risk posed by this increased frequency has led to the adoption of international technical standards to promote maritime safety and the insertion of special provisions in the carriage contracts. Moreover, growing environmental awareness and concern with the economic cost implications of maritime casualties have given rise to the regulation of liability and compensation.... form to be in compliance with the relevant provisions of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code). ... 1025) and the Medical First Aid Guide for Use in Accidents Involving Dangerous Goods, (MFAG) (MSC/Cir. 857).
|Title||:||The Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Sea|
|Author||:||Meltem Deniz Güner-Özbek|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-11-14|