Chapter 74

Twelveth Edition (2019)

Collision Actions

The maritime claim in respect of which the power of arrest is recognised in law includes section 4 (1) (d) of the Admiralty Act (2017) deals with loss or damage caused by the operation of a vessel.

There is a provision under section 443 and 445 of the Merchant Shipping Act to detain ship that has occasioned damage also Part X deals with collisions, accidents at sea and liability.

BCAS: 7103-1001