04.05.2020
Global Voyager Assistance and the Seafarers’ Union of Russia assisted with the Russian cargo ship crew evacuation in South Africa

Bulk carrier in the sea. Maritime medical assistance
GVA specialists responded to the request of the Seafarers’ Union of Russia to assist with the evacuation of the Russian cargo ship crew which could not leave the ship moored in Cape Town due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

You can read more about this case in an interview to Kommersant by Yury Sukhorukov, the Chairman of the Seafarers’ Union of Russia.

GVA is doing its best to help maritime industry in overcoming the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier our specialists helped save a crew member who suffered with a stroke in Indonesia, as well as to organize the medical transportation of the patient with the stroke from Guinea Bissau to Kaliningrad.