What is a crew’s legal responsibility if a stowaway is discovered?

If stowaways are hiding in containers, cars or other types of cargo units and subsequently loaded on a vessel for a long journey they are likely to be discovered. Any stowaways found should be placed in secure quarters, guarded if possible, and be provided with adequate food and water. They should be searched as well … Continue reading What is a crew’s legal responsibility if a stowaway is discovered?