EL FARO INCIDENT

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TOTE will continue to update this site with the latest information available related to the El Faro incident.

Coast Guard News Release Update 1: 10.02.15

MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues to search for a missing container ship with 33 crewmembers aboard reported to be caught in Hurricane Joaquin, near Crooked Island, Bahamas. The crew consists of 28 U.S. citizens and five Polish nationals. Coast Guard search crews have covered approximately 850 square nautical miles in the search for the El […]

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TOTE Media Release: 10-02-15 13:00 EST

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: 866.890.6763  Statement from TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico Regarding the Current Situation with El Faro Jacksonville, FL (October 2, 2015) – Tim Nolan, President of TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico issued the following statement regarding the current situation with the El Faro. “On September 29, the El Faro, one of TOTE Maritime […]

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Coast Guard News Release: 10-02-15 08:30

COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR CONTAINER SHIP CAUGHT IN HURRICANE JOAQUIN MIAMI – Coast Guard search and rescue crews are searching for a container ship with 33 crewmembers aboard reported to be caught in Hurricane Joaquin, near Crooked Island, Bahamas. The El Faro, a 735-foot ro-ro cargo ship, was en route to San Juan, Puerto Rico, […]

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OPERATIONAL PRIORITIES

  • Continue supporting families and loved ones
  • Cooperate with USCG and NTSB investigators
  • Cooperate with third-party investigators engaged by TOTE
  • Provide accurate, timely updates