Marine casualties can occur for a number of reasons. We have expert surveyors and forensic investigators that can identify the root cause of a casualty and also make recommendations to avoid future casualties.
Our surveyors have been involved in many investigations into serious and high-profile casualties and are able to respond quickly and efficiently to any type of marine incident, worldwide, 24 hours a day.
In many cases customers have called upon the assistance of BMT Surveys to take advantage of its rich experience and knowledge, on almost every type of cargo, which has been gained from attending more than 2000 cargo-related surveys each year.
One of the most traumatic incidents on board ships are those involving personal injury or death of a crew member or anyone else visiting the vessel. BMT Surveys are able to undertake impartial investigations in order to reduce this trauma.
When considering “pollution” in the marine environment, one usually thinks of oil-spill incidents from oil tankers or leakage of marine fuels as a result of a marine incident of from a failure during the bunkering operations.