Maritime piracy – a phenomenon rather more associated with medieval seafaring – is nowadays a growing threat for international shipping companies. The Gulf of Aden near the Somali Coast (the Horn of Africa) as well as the waters around Indonesia are a main focus of contemporary pirates.

We develop a crisis management structure for your company including a crisis plan, crisis team, staff training – in your head office as well as on board – and establish communication strategies and communication lines in order to give your employees a sense of security.

In a case of emergency, hijacking or hostage-taking, Toribos provides you immediately and for the whole period of the incident, experienced crisis managers incl. specialized marine consultants – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Together with your crisis team, we develop strategies for negotiations, for the handover of the ransom as well as for humanitarian measures.