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Paul Whyte

Associate Master Mariner

Discipline

Master Mariners

Sector

Shipping

Location

London

About

Paul joined LOC in 2012. He is a Master Mariner and Associate, based in London. Paul has 37 years’ seagoing experience with 12 years’ sea command.

Paul has provided expert witness evidence in Court and prepared expert reports for collisions, allisions and groundings, unsafe port disputes, ice navigation damage claims, weather and passage related charterparty disputes, speed and performance disputes, ship-to-ship operations and salvage dangers, as well as personal injury claims.

He has a leading role in the use of Maritime Accident Data Analysis Suite (MADAS) for analysis of VDR, AIS and ECDIS data that has proved invaluable in determining causation of collisions and groundings; MADAS software was specifically designed by the UK Maritime Accident Investigation Bureau and the US National Transportation Safety Board.

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