NCMB-RBXI Settles US$80,000 Maritime RFA


“NCMB-RBXI settled the Request for Assistance (RFA) on August 7, 2018 filed by Edgar Balatero Baño on the issue of disability benefits, money claims, medical attention and damages in behalf of her husband”, Aerrine Marie R. Reyes, OIC-Director announced today.

Edgar was employed in 1981 as pump man at Maritime Resource Management, Phils., Inc. and was separated this year from the company due to stroke.  He has been with the company for 37 years.

The requesting party was represented by his wife Eden B. Baño due to his condition.

Donald Orben D. Lictawa, Administrative Officer III, facilitated the SEnA. “After three conciliation conferences and with improved offer, parties finally agreed to settle the issue in the amount of US$80,000.00 equivalent to P4,248,800.00”, Donald stated.

Maritime Resource Management Phils., Inc. is a company that services client vessels with crew and officers for highly specialized tanker and offshore vessels.  It was established in 1999 (  Its office is located at Unit 602 6th Floor DY International Bldg. 1011 San Marcelino St. corner General Malvar St., Malate, Manila.