International Transport Claims Club, Brazil


RTS sponsors the 7th Expo CIST in Sao Paulo

Madrid, 17th December 2019


RTS’ Transport and Marine Team in Brazil, led by Cesar Alves, participated in the 7th CIST Expo (International Transport Claims Club). This is the most important event in the Brazilian insurance market’s calendar for the Transport sector and all the large insurers, brokers and regulators participate.

RTS sponsored the event and had its own stand from where the group distributed materials and information on their more than 30 years’ experience investigating and adjusting all kinds of claims, with emphasis on marine, aerial and terrestrial merchandise transport claims.

RTS’ Hull Division provides inspections and claim processing services globally for merchant and passenger ships, fishing vessels, recreational craft,platforms, etc., including investigation and appraisals of hulls and machinery; fault repairs and settlements; evaluations – state, salvageable value and disposal methods, calculation and condition of towage boats, inspection of holds and repairs supervision.



Several members of the RTS team in Brazil were present, including Leonardo Duarte, RTS General Director in Brazil, Joel Cancella (Property Manager), Luis Miranda and Graziela Sabbatine (Marine Team).



Cesar Alves, RTS’ Area Transport & Marine Director in Brazil, participated in the debate, providing the audience with updated information on diverse subjects in the insurance market, such as the General Average Act, comfort letters, what laws there are to provide support, etc.



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