Marine Insurance Volume 2: Cargo Practice, 5th Edition

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January 1996
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220 mm
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140 mm
1.2 kg
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This publication looks in detail at cargo insurance practice, including cargo clauses, trade clauses and cargo claims procedure.

This is the latest edition of the classic work on cargo insurance. It has been revised to include the trend towards electronic data exchange (EDI), the establishment of LIMNET and the introduction of new procedures in the London market.

Chapter I – Cargo Insurable Interests

Chapter II – London Marine Insurance Markets and Associations

Chapter III – Facultative Insurance – Placing the risk

Chapter IV – Facultative Insurance – Signing and accounting

Chapter V – Open Cover Insurance

Chapter VI – Policies and Premiums

Chapter VII – Institute Cargo Clauses (Part One) – Risks Covered and Excluded

Chapter VIII – Institute Cargo Clauses (Part Two) – Duration to Cover

Chapter IX – Institute Cargo Clauses (Part Three) – General

Chapter X – War Risks Insurance and Strikes etc Risks

Chapter XI – The Carrier and Other Bailees

Chapter XII – Cargo Handling and Sale Contracts

Chapter XIII – Contracts of Carriage and Increased Value

Chapter XIV – Unit Carriage and Insured Bill of Lading

Chapter XV – Trade Clauses (Part One)

Chapter XVI – Trade Clauses (Part Two)

Chapter XVII – Incidental Institute Clauses and a Selection of Other Cargo Clauses

Chapter XVII – Cargo Claims (Part One) – Claims Procedure

Chapter XIX – Cargo Claims (Part Two) – Recoveries from Carriers and other Bailees

Chapter XX – Cargo Claims (Part Three) – Settling Agents – Surveys – Claims Documentation

Chapter XXI – Cargo Claims (Part Four) – Policy Perils – Types of Loss – Charges Attaching to Policy

Chapter XXII – Cargo Claims (Part Five) – General Average Claims – Recoveries and Expenses

Chapter XXIII – Cargo Claims (Part Six) – Practical Adjustments


Appendix A – Marine Insurance Act, 1906

Appendix B – Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1971

Appendix C – Hamburg Rules, 1978

Appendix D – Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1992

Appendix E – York/Antwerp Rules, 1994

Appendix F – Lloyd’s standard form of Salvage Agreement, 1995

Robert H Brown, FInstAM, ACII

Chartered Insurance Practitioner

Principal Partner of Marine Insurance Training Services

Lecturer at the City of London Polytechnic (1955–1983)

Examiner for the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (1957–1983)

Number of Pages:
Published Date:
January 1996
Binding Format:
Book Height:
220 mm
Book Width:
140 mm
1.2 kg

Robert H Brown