|Abandonment ID:|| 00291|
|Nombre del buque:||[Seccadi - resolved]|
|Puerto de abandono:||Runcorn, UK|
|Fecha de abandono:||21 Junio 2017|
|Fecha de notificación:||22 Junio 2017|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||Fed. Int. de los Trabajadores del Trasporte (ITF)|
|No. de marinos:||9|
|Nacionalidades:||Türkiye(4); Azerbaiyán(1); India(4)|
|Circunstancias:||Vessel detained by MCA. Wages unpaid since March 2017, non-compliant SEAs, wages below ILO minima, inadequate provisions, cockroach infestation in the galley. Four crew members have expired contracts. Indian crew have paid some USD 5,000 for their positions and for airfares to join the vessel in Istanbul. UK border force gave a deadline (7 days) for payment of crew and sailing date with next port of call, after which they would all be deported and no replacements permitted. The company has a second vessel detained in Scotland.|
|Acciones tomadas:||Flag State informed|
Communication with flag State – no response received. Communication with MLC A2.5.2 insurer – who say they are ‘investigating’. Attempts to explain seriousness of the situation to the company.
|Estado de la repatriación:||8 Julio 2017: Other|
6 crew members repatriated on 08 July 2017.
|Estado del pago:||Other|
ILO wages secured for most crew members but with some discrepancies.
|Comentarios y observaciones:||Fed. Int. de los Trabajadores del Trasporte (ITF) (21 Julio 2017)|
From: Katie Higginbottom [mailto:Higginbottom_Katie@itf.org.uk]
Sent: vendredi 21 juillet 2017 18:05
Subject: Seccadi, Tahsin and Reggae
Just to let you know, we now consider these UK abandonment cases to be resolved.