ISSUES OF FINANCIAL PROTECTION IN NUCLEAR MERCHANT SHIP OPERATIONS

Adequate financial protection against liability for builders and operators of nuclear powered merchant ships is a significant element in establishment of a viable nuclear merchant ship program. This report examines questions of liability, insurance and indemnity as they might effect the construction and operation of nuclear ships and recommends requirements of a legislative package which would assure adequate protection of the public in the remote event of a nuclear ship accident.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Atomic Industrial Forum

    475 Park Avenue South
    New York, NY  USA  10016
  • Authors:
    • Murphy, A W
  • Publication Date: 1975-3-27

Media Info

  • Pagination: 95 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00098622
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MA-RD-920-75048 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: MA-4-37122
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 13 1975 12:00AM