The EU ignored years of expert warnings on cruise ship safety – Telegraph: What can we do?

22 Aug

One reason, it seems, for the EU’s extraordinary failure on this issue is that regulation for ship safety is handled at a global level by the International Maritime Organisation, which moves at an even more glacial pace. Brussels is reluctant to take unilateral action because, it has been told by European shipping interests, this could lead to the industry escaping from the EU to countries not under its jurisdiction.

via The EU ignored years of expert warnings on cruise ship safety – Telegraph.

 

 

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