To Weigh or Not to Weigh, That is The Question: Experts Warn of Dangers of Extra-Heavy Shipping Containers

To Weigh or Not to Weigh, That is The Question: Experts Warn of Dangers of Extra-Heavy Shipping Containers

Maritime experts are deeply divided on how to curb the menace of overweight shipping containers, which cause severe accidents at sea and on the roads. The difficulties of clamping down on false declarations of the weight and content of boxes were underlined during a panel discussion at the WISTA-UK Liverpool Forum, part of the International Festival for Business in the port city.