Joint Meeting - July 2022 - Lithium-Ion Battery Fires in Vehicle Cargoes

This Joint Meeting is hosted by the Nautical Institute and is titled 'Lithium-Ion Battery Fires in Vehicle Cargoes'.

As more electric cars are carried by sea, attention is turning to their safety, in particular fire safety.

With a increase in these incidents, join us for a panel seminar discussing the theory behind the problem of battery failures, subsequent major incidents, crew training and the implications this has on our industry overall.

A free drink on arrival will be provided.


Dr Andy Beale - COO of Wavetrain - Maritime Security and Training
Paul Markham - Wavetrain - Power & Energy Risk Engineer
Ross Millar - Loss Prevention Associate - Steamship Mutual
Nick Haslam - Brookes Bell - Principal Master Mariner
Lea McDonald - Brookes Bell - Fire Investigator

Zoom Link

The zoom link will be emailed to those booked onto this event approximately 1 hour before the start time of 1815. 


This event is a hybrid event and during the booking process, you will be asked to specify wether you will be attending 'In Person' or on 'Zoom'. If you want to change this preference at any time, please view your booking by clicking here and select 'Edit my details'. If you have any questions surrounding this, please email [email protected].

If you are having issues with booking onto this event, please just turn up on the evening and you will be able to sign in onboard. 

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