Ship Operator to Pay $2m plus – When Will They Learn?

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Jul 292009
 

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They just don’t get it: Consultores de Navegacion, operators of the chemical tanker Nautilus have been fined $2.08m and put on probation for three years for discharging oily waste on the high seas while Carmelo Oria and Vadym Tumakov, chief engineers who ordered the discharge and falsified oil record books got hit with one month and a week in prison respectively plus a $2,000 fine for Tumakov.

Asks legal eagle Denis Bryant:

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