IATA Standardises Cargo Liability Limits

18 July 2010 (Last Updated July 18th, 2010 18:30)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has standardised cargo liability limits in an effort to simplify air cargo operations. The Air Waybill conditions of contract amendment will simplify the application of the 19 special drawing rights per kilogram Montreal convention liabil

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has standardised cargo liability limits in an effort to simplify air cargo operations.

The Air Waybill conditions of contract amendment will simplify the application of the 19 special drawing rights per kilogram Montreal convention liability limit to all routes worldwide.

The change will increase certainty for claims handling and service determination as well as accuracy for claims procedures by standardising different procedures.