[Orient Star - resolved]
|Abandonment ID:|| 00057|
|Nombre del buque:||[Orient Star - resolved]|
|Puerto de abandono:||Aviles, Spain|
|Fecha de abandono:||20 Noviembre 2007|
|Fecha de notificación:||22 Noviembre 2007|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||Fed. Int. de los Trabajadores del Trasporte (ITF)|
|No. de marinos:||13|
|Circunstancias:||The ship is in a substandard condition, there is a list of 20° since 17th November and PSC are treating it as an emergency situation. The crew have not been paid for the month of October and the company has ceased to supply provisions. The Red Cross of Aviles is providing food on board.|
|Acciones tomadas:||22 Noviembre 2007: Flag State informed|
ITF inspector has contacted the Filipino Embassy in Madrid, the Flag State representative in Spain & the Filipino Labour Office. No response from the shipowner or insurance company.
|Estado de la repatriación:||22 Noviembre 2007: Other|
|Estado del pago:||22 Noviembre 2007: Other|
|Comentarios y observaciones:||Organisación Marítima Internacional (2 Enero 2008)|
The following information was received from Spain, via the IMO: "Last Friday, December 7th, 2007, at 0700, the Philippine crew, consisting of 13 people, landed directly to a bus that took them to the airport, to fly to the Philippines. According to the ITF, the owner was the one who paid the bills and payroll including arrears as early as November".
The ITF has agreed that the case is resolved.