IMO: Manual on Oil Pollution - Section V
Administrative Aspects of Oil Pollution Response
This section is intended to provide the reader, in particular on-scene commanders, lead agencies and others involved in the management of oil pollution response, with an appreciation of the various interests involved in an oil pollution emergency and its aftermath, as well as a general review of the international legal and voluntary industry regimes governing limitation of liability and compensation for oil pollution damage. It is not intended to provide an authorized or definitive commentary on the legal relationships between the various entities involved in an oil pollution emergency or an interpretation of relevant international conventions.
Publication Code: IMO572E
Publication Subtitle: Administrative Aspects of Oil Pollution Response
Publication Edition Number or Year: 2009
Publisher Name: International Maritime Organization (IMO)