What is the main purpose of the UK Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1971?

To give legal effect in the UK to the Hague-Visby Rules, i. e. to make the Rules part of UK statute law.

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When does the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1971 apply to a shipment?

How does the law view the carriage of containerised cargo on deck on ships other than purpose-built containerships?