Gulf of Guinea: Bridge Cards
MDAT-GoG Voluntary reporting area
The Threat: Kidnapping of Crew, Hijacking of Vessels, Armed Robbery and Cargo Theft
Ships under attack – approach stage
Ships under attack – attack stage
Operating with security escort vessels
Post incident Protection of Evidence
Members are recommended to consult BMP West Africa - Best Management Practices to deter Piracy and Enhance Maritime Security off the coast of West Africa including the Gulf of Guinea. This includes information about risk assessment, planning, protection measures as well as emergency contact details and MDAT GoG reporting forms. It is a vital document and can be accessed here.