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Safely with Skuld

Safely with Skuld

How to prevent losses on board ship

Do the right thing at the right time and prevent losses.

As your vessel is insured with the international Protection and Indemnity Association Assuranceforeningen Skuld (Gjensidig), we would like to pass on a few suggestions to assist you in reducing accidents and losses.

Each section of this guide looks at the major risks against which you are insured with Skuld.

By following some simple advice, you can protect your crew and ship, as well as saving everybody a lot of trouble. You also help the ship's owners. Reduced losses mean reduced insurance premiums.

By doing the right thing at the right time, everybody benefits.

Table of contents

  • Safety culture
  • Personal injury
  • Investigating and reporting incidents
  • Stowaways and smuggling
  • Damage to cargo
  • Damage to others
  • Pollution
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Human fatigue
  • Defence

In order to understand more fully the P&I insurance cover, please familiarise yourself with our P&I rules available on our website. Please note that this publication does not replace your ship's owners' safety manuals containing the ISM Code and STCW Convention.

'Safely with Skuld' 2nd edition 2016