A defective 'Passage Plan' renders a vessel 'unseaworthy'
31st May 2019
In a recent General Average case (Alize v Allianze Elementar ), the English Admiralty Court had to decide whether or not a vessel was legally ‘unseaworthy’ by virtue of a defective passage plan and found that is was!
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