DRILL!!! DRILL!!! DRILL!!! THIS MESSAGE IS PARTY OF A SAFETY DRILL
The manager of the CHEMICAL MASTER reports a fire broke out in the engine room of the vessel. The vessel has activated its emergency response procedures and the fire has subsequently been bought under control.
We regret to report two crew members have been injured and are receiving medical assistance onboard. Their condition is understood to be serious, and a medivac has been arranged to transfer both crew members to hospital. Meanwhile all family members have been informed.
The CHEMICAL MASTER is safely drifting some 13 miles off the coast of Pantelleria, Italy with tug assistance for the vessel being arranged. The authorities in Italy and all relevant parties have been informed.
More information will follow once available.
For more information: Nick Roe +852 9081 1087