“Lion” – R. G. Mayor (T/A Granville Coaches) –v- P & O Ferries Ltd. and Others

Gavin Kealey QC

[1990] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 144

Gavin Kealey – Carriage by sea – Limitation of liability – Plaintiffs’ coach driven on to defendants’ ferry – Coach not secured – Vessel took violent roll to starboard and coach damaged – Whether defendants’ entitled to limit liability – Whether defendants’ had complied with requirements of statutory instrument – Merchant Shipping Act 1979 – International Convention on the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage, Athens 1974.

Date added: March 20th, 1990

Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport