24h Emergency
+47 22 42 88 44

Our aim is to secure lives, health, environment and property.


Early notification is fundamental for the long term implications of a major casualty. NHC has been involved in numerous high profile incidents, and our knowledge can be shared in the initial phase. Our objective is to assist our Members / Clients and be a part of their contingency response team. 

We will focus on:

  • Establishing communication lines with the Member / Client and other resources
  • Minimizing potential loss of life, injury, pollution and damage to the environment, damage to the vessel, her cargo and other property
  • Legal aspects including but not limited to collisions, salvage, fires, general average, actions against third parties, etc.
  • NHC Casualty Presentations & Operational Intelligence
  • Utilizing our worldwide network of correspondents, qualified surveyors, legal representatives and other experts as required
  • Having required experts on site asap
  • Protecting Owner's reputation
  • Aim to help our Members and Clients to manage a crisis rather than just react to it.

NHC contingency team actions and support will be managed from our contingency studio in Bergen, Norway.

24/7 Emergency response:
+47 22 42 88 44
(+ 47 55 70 55 35 - backup number in case of network issues) 

24/7 Charterers' Liability emergency response:
+47 45 39 23 42