We have a proven track record of successful investigations

The experience and specialist knowledge of LOC’s experts, which includes master mariners and marine engineers with experience of various vessel types, means that we are able to investigate personal injury, carry out root cause analysis and provide recommendations to prevent recurrence.

We have a proven track record of successful investigation of personal injury, root cause analysis and provide recommendations to prevent recurrence on behalf of our clients, which include P&I clubs, lawyers, ship owners, ship manager and port / flag state authorities.

Should a dispute culminate in litigation proceedings, LOC is able to provide expert advice and written/oral evidence at court or arbitration hearings.  Our experts have given expert evidence in all of the world’s major maritime law courts and arbitration centres in some of the largest and complex cases.

LOC’s services in relation to personal injury include:

  • Re-construction of the incident.
  • Gathering evidence.
  • Taking statements from crew.
  • Review of Health, Safety and operational procedures.
  • Commissioning and witnessing forensic laboratory testing.
  • Advice on incident prevention.