Jones act and Maritime employees

The employer needs to take responsibility by ensuring the protection of everyone aboard the vessel. One of the US maritime laws that have been developed to make certain that every water vessel member of a crew is safeguarded and whose interest is also protected. This applies to grave injuries that an employee may get because…

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Maritime Employees, Accidents, and Compensation

The maritime industry is one of the companies that rapidly grow because of its high demand for production resulting to a high employee demand. This made the industry grow despite it being a very risky industry. Because of this, a law was passed that would protect a maritime employee and avoid the issue of negligence…

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The Maritime Employers Liability Policy

Maritime Employers Liability is a process of insuring an employer‘s legal responsibility or liability under Admiralty law to his or her staff. It presents similar treatment for employers as contained in a P&I rule. Maritime Employers Liability does not cover any arbitrator liabilities. Maritime Employers Liability covers allegations against the employer from his employees, specifically…

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The General Maritime Law and Its specifics

One branch of the law that makes provision to all the sea activities is the Maritime law. This law was developed and evolved as one of the initial trade modes. Below are the matters included in this branch: Marine commerce or the trading of goods and services. Navigation of the sea vessels. Shipping corporation Seafarers…

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