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Spagnoletti
Spagnoletti

Call Us At: 713-659-0257

Call Us At: 281-870-4619

Due to precautions related to COVID-19, we have expanded our options for remote consultations. Please contact our office to discuss whether a full phone consultation or video conference is appropriate for your situation.

Explosion on Product Tanker Trung Thao 36 BLC

| Sep 7, 2020 | Maritime Law, Personal Injury

There was an explosion on the Trung Thao 36 BLC on the morning on September 7, 2020.  The explosion occurred in the vessel’s portside cargo tanks.  At the time, the ship was waiting to enter Vietnam’s Dung Quat port.  There were twelve crew on board, one of whom is missing. The condition of the remaining crewmembers is unknown.

The Trung Thao 36 BLC is an oil products tanker that sails under the flag of Vietnam and was build in 2012.

Our experienced lawyers handle maritime personal injury and wrongful death litigation of all kinds and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of another party. The lawyers of Spagnoletti Law Firm have handled maritime lawsuits throughout the country.  Our attorneys have previously represented the family members of foreign seamen who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in numerous accidents all over the world.

The experienced maritime attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of this tragic accident. There are strict and short time limits on making claims related to vessel accidents, so please contact us online or call 713-659-0257 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your rights.