New Casualty – MSC Atlantic – Adrift

New Casualty - MSC Atlantic - Adrift

Incident Date:   14th October 2022
Vessel:                MSC ATLANTIC
IMO No.             8913447
Type:                 Fully Cellular Containership
Incident:           Adrift

It is reported that the Panamanian-flagged containership is adrift off the west coast of Senegal.

There are reports that the vessel is listing dangerously, and the crew have abandoned the vessel.

The vessel may require salvage services and seems likely to declare general average.

If you are aware of any involvement in this casualty and W E Cox Claims Group may be of assistance in any way, including provision of securities, arranging surveys, adjusting any potential losses &/or undertaking recovery action, please do not hesitate to contact us. As appropriate, please contact:

United Kingdom – Paul Friett
France – Marie-Laure Mirrione
Europe – John Jackson
Hong Kong – Twinnie Lai
Singapore – Paul Sansom
USA – Charles Droll
Australia – Niall Orr
If this or future casualty notices should be forwarded to any of your colleagues, we would be pleased to receive their contact details and we will add them to our Client List.

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