Safety & Emergency info

 Safety Procedures & Regulations

Obviously on all dive trips, safety is our main concern. The quality of diving is guaranteed. Indonesia has the best reef diving in the world and operating from a liveaboard will give you the chance to reach unbelievable sites, but something must be understood, being remote means potential risks.

Emergency Evacuation Information:

Hyperbaric chambers (or recompression chamber) in Indonesia*
There are 6 recompression chambers in Indonesia to treat decompression sickness

Raja Ampat, West Papua: Waisai Hyperbaric Chamber  ( Wick 0811485371) or EON staff: — Rini: 081344566022) —Pak Uvang 081319025191, 08114833488) —Ayu 082399383203

Bali: Sanglah General Hospital (in Indonesian language) USUP Sanglah Denpasar JI. Diponegoro, Denpasar 80114 Bali, Indonesia: Phone 62-361-227911 through -15 ext. 232 (hyperbaric medical department) Fax 62-361-22426 Run by Dr. Antonius Natasamudra and Dr. Etty Herawati

Manado (Sulawesi): At the Malalayang Hospital (chamber for 3 to 4 persons) Phone: 0811430913 and ask for Dr Jimmy Waleleng (Phone home 860953).

Makassar (Sulawesi): Rumah Sakit Umum Wahidin Sudirohusodo. Contact person: Pak Daniel Address: Jl. Perintis Kemerdekaan Km. 11, Tamalanrea Kampus UNHAS Indonesia TEL:++ 62 – 0411 (584677) , 584675. Said to be for 3 to 4 persons.

Jakarta (Java): Rumah Sakit Angkatan Laut (Navy Hospital) in Jl. Bendungan Hilir No.17, Central Jakarta (see text in italian with some addresses – list of help)

Surabaya (Java): Rumah Sakit Angkatan Laut (RSAL) (Military Marine hospital) Jl. Gadung no. 1, Surabaya: Phone 031-45750 and 41731 (another number given was 031-838153 and fax 031- 837511) Run by Dr Suharsono

Available SAR (search and rescue) contact information:

SAR Bali             : ph 0361 – 751111       Radio : 13545.0
SAR Lombok      : Ph 0370 – 633253       Radio : 13545.0
SAR Makassar   : Ph 0411 – 554111       Radio : 13545.0
SAR Manado     : Ph 0431 – 825986
SAR Kupang      : Ph 0380 – 831111
SAR Ambon       : Ph 0911 – 351111
SAR Sorong      : Ph 0951 – 323816

Available SAR (search and rescue) contact information:

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