April 27, 2020
- Confitarma urges ships to sound sirens to celebrate
- The initiative also to draw attention to the sector
maritime and the problem of crews stranded on ships
- The Italian Confederation of Armatori (Confitarma), adhering
launched by the world and European armaments, has
invited all shipping companies and all stakeholders
competent national teams to ensure that ship commanders
anchored in the ports sound their sirens at 12 o'time, local time, of the
next May on the next Labor Day.
- Given the difficult present time -- explained the
Confederation - with such an initiative, in addition to remembering the
fundamental contribution made by seafarers to economic and economic life
social security on the planet, you want to draw the attention of governments and
public opinion on the maritime sector and the current problems
crews stranded on ships due to the Covid-19 emergency.