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By Ling Zhu

ISBN-10: 3540459006

ISBN-13: 9783540459002

ISBN-10: 3540459030

ISBN-13: 9783540459033

Oil tankers should not the one vessels that experience triggered oil toxins at sea. various spills long ago were of heavy gas oil from non-tankers. notwithstanding, the foreign legal responsibility and repayment regime coated in simple terms oil pollutants harm because of oil tankers. there has been therefore a necessity to carry the legislation on marine oil pollutants aware of oil toxins harm because of non-tankers. In March 2001, the foreign conference on Civil legal responsibility for Bunker Oil pollutants harm was once followed following a diplomatic convention on the foreign Maritime association. notwithstanding this conference has no longer but come into strength, its a variety of facets may still already be regarded as they'll without doubt have an effect on the maritime as an entire and the non-tanker area, specifically. This publication offers a well timed and finished examine at the proposal of obligatory coverage, its major function of making sure repayment and its interrelations with different positive factors similar to the rule of thumb of strict legal responsibility and the quandary of legal responsibility below the convention.

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These 12 largest oil spills were according to the data probably from 1975 to 1997. See IMO LEG 75/5/1. htm> (visited 19 May 2005). The fuel was spilled from this 7,997 GT Bahamian wood carrier Pallas, which drifted aground off Germany’s Amrum Island in the North Sea in 1998. This incident oiled nearly 30,000 sea birds and environmental groups predicted that the spill could eventually affect more than 100,000 birds. htm> (visited 19 May 2005). n=14405&l=2> (visited 24 December 2005), at 5. See UKP&I Club: Analysis of Major Claims 1993.

Supra, note 16, p. 263: “although only oil tankers can cause very large spills, oil tankers B. 46 For example, among the 12 largest oil spills in Australia, 47 the government’s response costs for oil tanker spills averaged US$115,000, while response costs for spills from non-tankers (generally heavy fuel oils) averaged over five times greater at US$625,000. g. 51 Therefore, even compared with a high-profile tanker incident like the Prestige, the pollution damage which may be caused by numerous small bunker-oil spill incidents cannot be underestimated.

In other words, he is liable simply because of the fact that his ship carrying persistent oil had a spill and caused pollution damage. Under the CLCs, the claimants need only prove that the damage sustained by them was caused by an oil-spill incident in question. There were several reasons advanced against strict liability at the time of the discussion of an international instrument. 103 Two main reasons were: first, the concept of strict liability was foreign to the law of the sea at the time and its introduction would upset the whole structure of private maritime law.

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