Expert Risk Articles

For knowledge sharing worldwide, features on a variety of risk topics in both the AGCS in-house media and external publications.

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Fast-changing Arctic and North Atlantic conditions bring route risks
18 July 2018

Climate change is impacting ice hazards for shipping, freeing up new trade routes in some areas, while increasing the risk of ice in others.

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    Use of drones in the Shipping sector set to take-off
    18 July 2018

    Unmanned systems are finding a growing number of applications in the maritime sector, and have the potential to make a significant contribution to safety and risk management.

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    Fast-changing Arctic and North Atlantic conditions bring route risks
    18 July 2018

    Climate change is impacting ice hazards for shipping, freeing up new trade routes in some areas, while increasing the risk of ice in others.

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    Safety considerations and regulation key to progress of autonomous vessels
    26 July 2017

    There are hopes that autonomous vessels can improve maritime safety. However, developing the technology is not the greatest challenge.

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    The cyber threat at sea – and how shipping needs to respond
    19 June 2017

    The digital era is opening up new possibilities for the maritime industry, but it is also making it increasingly vulnerable to cyber-attacks.

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    After Hanjin - economic pressures continue to bite
    19 June 2017

    Crew negligence and inadequate vessel maintenance are increasing areas of risk in the current tough shipping environment.

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