Cargo Damage Inspection

Inspection items

  • Cargo damaged during loading/ discharging
  • Cargo damaged during transportation
  • Cargo damaged during distribution
  • and other types of damaged cargo

Types of inspection

  • Investigation of cargo damage or loss claims on behalf of carriers, shippers, consignee, etc
  • Determination of possible cause and extent of any damage
  • Opinion as to the cause of loss
  • Recommendation of preventive measures
  • Inspection of agents, consultancy on the right to claim for damages
  • Determination of insurance liability and the rights of the involved parties
  • Arrangement for auction, liquidation, recovery of damaged cargo
  • Representative for the authoriser to negotiate for damage indemnity

Methods/ Processes and Standards

  • International and National Standards such as TCVN, ISO (Vias) 17020, FOSFA, ASTM/ ANSI, IMO, Commercial Law, Maritime Law, and conditions, rules and regulations of the local countries.

Reports/ Certificates of Survey

  • Daily reports to the client on the progress of inspection with photos reflecting the condition of cargo, loading / discharging operations.
  • 24 hour detailed reporting to the client on any irregularities or any other abnormal situations that may affect quality or quantity of cargo.
  • Provision of certificates in accordance with ISO 17020.

For further detailed information, please contact us at the address below



Address: 26G Le Quoc Hung St., Ward 12, Dist.4, HCMC, Vietnam

Hot line: 0939 33 28 38

Tel: (84-8) 3943 3729                 Fax: (84-8) 3943 5759


Address: 564 Bach Dang Road, Hai Ba Trung Dist., Ha Noi, Vietnam

Hot line: 090 343 5458

Tel: (84-4) 3971 4342                  Fax: (08-4) 3984 6187