UPLS 13. February 2021.

In the port of Smederevo, on Friday 12.02. around 18 pm there was a tragedy in which the captain of the cargo ship Boom, which sails under the Serbian flag, lost his life.

As we learn from eyewitnesses, the tragedy occurred during the descent of the commander on the ship from the shore, when he fell from the ladder. The crew immediately provided first aid. Unfortunately, Captain Boris Malbaša passed away before the ambulance arrived.

The exact causes of the tragedy will be known after the investigation.

All members of the Association of Professional Boatmen express their sincere regret for the tragically deceased colleague, with condolences to the family for the loss of a wonderful man and friend.

UPLS Board of Directors