P&I Correspondents

As a marine claims specialist we deal with all types and aspects of marine claims and accident investigation

Vassallo is the designated correspondent in Malta for P&I Clubs. Our unit of specialist consultants has built an enviable reputation for its expertise across all aspects of shipping casualty work, and regularly receives instructions from P&I Clubs, Hull & Machinery Insurers, ship owners and operators.We provide unparalleled expertise, dealing with all instances of:

  • Cargo damage or loss
  • Damage to fixed and floating objects
  • Diversions and deviations
  • Fines and criminal investigations
  • Fires and explosions
  • Collisions, grounding and salvage
  • Persons overboard or missing
  • Personal injury, crew illness and death
  • Pollution
  • Refugees and stowaways
  • Stevedore damage or other damage caused by third parties
  • Structural failures, including loss of propulsion or steerage
  • Towage and damage caused to or by a tug
  • Violent acts, piracy, robbery and others

All members of the unit are highly experienced at conducting on-site casualty investigations, obtaining and preserving evidence, and working with regulatory authorities.