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The invitation and agenda for the next meeting of the IOPC Funds’ governing bodies are available here. This meeting was rescheduled to 2 to 4 December 2020 and will be held remotely. Documents pertaining to the meeting continue to be issued with the document code IOPC/NOV20, despite the change in date.
Decision ID: 000113
In October 1986 the 1971 Fund Executive Committee decided that operations could be considered as preventive measures, as defined in the Civil Liability Convention, only if the primary purpose was to prevent pollution damage. The Committee also decided that claims for compensation for such preventive measures should be asessed on the basis of costs (including a reasonable element of profit) and not on the basis of salvage awards.