Security firms return fire as UN questions regulation gap
THE PRIVATE maritime security industry has hit back at a damning report from the UN, claiming that it is not to blame for the current problems concerning regulation and that any solutions must come from international cooperation.
Currently there is no formal regulatory structure for shipowners to judge private maritime security companies (PMSCs) on and consequently many feel this has led to a vast disparity in the quality of firms available to hire.
However, Security Association for...
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