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Encyclopedia of Marine and Energy Technology

Serious casualty

marine

An accident resulting in at least one of the following consequences (LMIS, 1995):

Total loss.

- Breakdown resulting in the ship being towed or requiring assistance from ashore.

- Flooding of any compartment.

- Structural, mechanical or electrical damage requiring repairs before the ship can

continue trading.

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