WISTA Italy conference
The conference "Insurance of ship owners for maritime claims and implementation effects of legislative decree 11/2012 and the issue of liability".
Legislative Decree 28th June 2012, no. 111 implemented directive 2009/20/EC concerning the obligation of ship owners to insure against maritime claims.
Purpose of the directive is to increase protection of the users of the goods and passengers maritime transport services, and to favour a uniform application of the mandatory insurance coverage for units sailing under EU flag but also units sailing under non-EU flag operating from and to the ports of the Union.