Loss Management

Loss Management

With four decades of experience in attending as technical advisors at many of the world’s biggest marine casualties, LOC has become a first port of call when a marine loss occurs.

Our technical expertise is invaluable in resolving disputes and minimising claims and we are at hand to act as expert witnesses if the need arises.

Through our global network of offices we are able to respond 24/7 to provide loss management services including Marine Casualty and Claims, Disputes and Litigation.

The main areas of our involvement include: total loss, salvage and wreck removal, collisions, marine, pollution, cargo damage, hull and machinery damage, fixed object damage, unsafe berths and ports, slow steaming, navigation, new buildings, conversions and vessel repair, bunkers and oils, oil shortage, charter party disputes, seaworthiness and personal injury.

Our Loss Management Expertise

Cargo Disputes

We provide expert advice at all stages of the marine claims and disputes process, including marine accident investigatio...

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Cargo Disputes

Cargo

We provide expert services for cargo damage & cargo liquefaction. There are many types of cargo carried at sea. LOC’s ...

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Cargo

Casualty

The experience and specialist knowledge of LOC’s technical staff enables us to investigate claims, provide expert opin...

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Casualty

Collisions & Groundings

LOC is frequently instructed to assess the damage resulting from vessel collisions and groundings on behalf of the vesse...

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Collisions & Groundings

Marine Accident Investigation

LOC can offer a fast and cost-efficient service for clients that need an accurate presentation of any collision, allisio...

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Marine Accident Investigation

Fixed Object

LOC’s maritime civil engineers have been instructed on over 2000 fixed object damage (FOD) investigation cases in more...

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Fixed Object

Personal Injury

We have a proven track record of successful investigation of personal injury, root cause analysis and provide recommenda...

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Personal Injury

Hull & Machinery

LOC’s technical experts can investigate the cause, nature and extent of damage or failure, as well as offer accurate e...

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Hull & Machinery

Port

We provide expert services relating to ports and terminals. ...

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Port

Pollution

LOC’s technical experts have attended major pollution incidents, and have also provided marine pollution prevention ad...

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Pollution

Shipyard Construction

LOC has the capability and experience to support throughout the construction of any type of marine asset being built, an...

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Shipyard Construction

Salvage

LOC’s track record of marine salvage consultancy extends over 35 years and includes involvement in some of the worlds ...

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Salvage

Voyage

The experience and specialist knowledge of LOC’s experts, means that we are able to investigate claims, carry out anal...

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Voyage

Wreck Removal

LOC’s track record as independent technical experts advising vessel owners and insurers in some of the world’s most ...

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Wreck Removal

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The Nautical Institute has recently launched a second volume in the Collecting Maritime Evidence series which has a special focus on electronic evidence – what it is, how to…

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