Decision ID: 000144

In October 1989 the 1971 Fund Executive Committee endorsed the Director’s view that the damage resulting from the incident, which was caused by oil entering a cargo hold of a vessel containing fish as opposed to oil entering the sea, should be considered as covered by pollution damage laid down in the Convention.

Date: 30.09.1989
Category: Application of the Conventions
Subject: Interpretation of 'pollution damage' in Article I.6 of the 1969 and 1992 Civil Liability Conventions