Six dockers poisoned by ammonia in reefer PHAROSTAR hold, Bangkok
Ammonia from cooling system leaked into cargo holds of a reefer PHAROSTAR, docked in Bangkok, in the evening Sep 22. Six people, dockers who were working in hold, were poisoned and hospitalized. One’s in a coma. Police was alerted at 1930 LT Sep 22. Vessel docked in Bangkok on Sep 19, to offload a cargo of frozen fish.