A merchant vessel was hijacked by pirates in the Indian Ocean and sailed under pirate control to an anchorage in the lawless north eastern Somalia.  MS Risk were appointed by the ship owner’s insurer and worked for 52 days to achieve a final agreement to release the crew, the vessel and cargo safely and ensure safe passage out of the jurisdiction.

Hijack in the Indian Ocean - we offer the following services

  • Plan b – Upgrade

As a member you are automatically covered in case of emergencies and crisis situations on your travels all over the world up to 90 days of travelling. If you wish being covered permanently and in your country of residence as well, you can simply upgrade the insurance for only CHF 30.

  • For trips up to 365 days including the country of residence
  • coordination of safety resources
  • 24/7 emergency call centre

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