SHIP OWES DUTY TO INSANE SEAMAN

This article deals with the legal aspects of a shipmaster's responsibilities toward a seaman who has been diagnosed by that shipmaster as being mentally ill. It cites a judgment rendered in the UK in a negligence claim against shipowner Furness Withy (Shipping) Ltd., and gives details of the case in question.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Journal article
  • Publication Date: 1988

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  • Accession Number: 00656868
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM