Unseaworthiness

April 30, 2012

  • 354 Shipping
  • 354V Rights and Liabilities of Vessels and Owners in General
  • 354k78 Torts
  • 354k86 Actions
  • 354k86(2.1) Evidence
  • 354k86(2.3) k. Presumptions and Burden of Proof.

354 ShippingA presumption of unseaworthiness arises when a vessel sinks in calm weather or fair seas.
Royal Indem. Co. v. Deep Sea Int’l, 619 F. Supp. 2d 14 (S.D.N.Y. 2007)