Britannia statement on the Baltimore bridge incident


Britannia P&I Club has today issued a statement confirming that the DALI (IMO 9697428) containership involved in the Baltimore bridge collapse is entered with the Club. Britannia says it is working closely with the vessel’s owner and manager and the relevant US authorities as part of the investigation into the casualty.

A Unified Command and Joint Information Center (JIC) has been setup to coordinate response and disseminate information regarding the Francis Scott Key Bridge incident. It includes the: U.S. Coast Guard, Maryland Department of the Environment, Maryland Transportation Authority, Maryland State Police and Synergy Marine.

A website with incident response information can be found at the following URL:

Britannia P&I Club says that during this phase of the investigation it is unable to comment further but that its thoughts remain with everyone affected by this incident.