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Steamship Mutual What's New archive from June 2010
Centenary Book
Centenary Book Reviewed

As part of its centenary celebrations in 2009/2010 the Club commissioned a book to track its growth from a small mutual club insuring the last of the coastal sailing ships to today‚Äôs position as a global insurer. The book, researched and written by Dr Helen Doe of the Centre for Maritime Historical Studies at the University of Exeter, was published last year. It has recently been reviewed by Robert G. Greenhill in the International Journal of Maritime History. For further information about the book and to read the review visit the publications area of the Club's centenary website at: http://centenary.simsl.com/publications/centenary-book.htm  

30 June 2010
Team Effort Cover Image
A Team Effort - 2010/2011 Edition

The latest edition of A Team Effort will be released shortly. A trailer of this latest edition, together with details of the latest features, are now available on the website. 

29 June 2010
U.S. Treasury Announces New Sanctions on Iran
Information on the U.S. Treasury press release of 16 June 2010 and the updated list identifying IRISL vessels which are blocked assets. 
29 June 2010
Danger of Confined Spaces
New Risk Alerts Published

Risk Alert 16 address The Dangers of Confined Spaces and 17 looks at Ship to Ship Transfer Operations

14 June 2010
Proper Stowage and Securing of Chemicals
New Loss Prevention Posters
A new series of loss prevention posters has been released addressing matters relating to engine room safety. These have been added to the "Work Safely" and "Stay Shipshape"  pages of the Posters area.
09 June 2010