Tag: armed guards on ships

  • In Favour

    A leading Danish ship owner has claimed that as many as 60% to 80% of ship owners are in favour of arming their vessels even though the cost can be […]

  • Guideline Call

    The Liberian ship registry is urging the IMO to take the lead on establishing international guidelines on the deployment of armed guards on board ships. Scott Bergeron head of LISCR […]

  • Ignorance Is Bliss

    According to a recent report in Lloyd’s List, shipowners are ignoring official advice and routinely employing armed guards on ships sailing in pirate-infested waters. With the urgent need effective security […]