Travel Articles

Breaking Travel News

Human error still key to shipping disasters, finds Allianz

January 9, 2013

Twelve months on from the Costa Concordia incident, a new Allianz report identifies that 106 ship losses were reported worldwide in the 12 months to November 25 2012 - up from 91 ships the previous year but a 27 per cent decrease on the ten year average of 146 ships per annum. Despite this long term downward trend, driven by technology, training and regulation and a proactive response from the shipping industry to safety improvement, human error remains the core challenge.

Read entire article on Breaking Travel News
« Previous Article Next Article »

More From Travel Articles

  • Paris: And This Might Be The Closest We'll Ever Get to The Rooms at The W Paris Opera
  • How Did Lindsay Lohan Manage to Go So Long at The Chateau Without Paying?
  • Who To Contact When You Have Hotel (or Vegas or Travel) News To Share
  • Best of Luxury

    Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
    View All Best of Luxury
    THINGS WE LIKE