What is the chief advantage of invoking the SCOPIC Clause?

It will mean that any special compensation awarded to the salvor will be assessed using a tariff of agreed rates and not on the basis of Article 14 of the Salvage Convention. This will reduce the possibility of costly legal disputes.

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Does the SCOPIC Clause apply to all salvage services under Lloyd’s Open Form?

In what situations would a salvor want to invoke the SCOPIC Clause?