Emergency Response Team
On Saturday (22/12/2018), a tsunami hit Banten and Lampung was caused by abnormal tidal wave surge due to a full moon and an underwater landslide following the eruption of the Anak Krakatau Volcano in Banten Provinces. Most affected area which are Tanjung Lesung Beach, Sumur Beach, Teluk Lada Beach, Panimbang Beach, dan Carita Beach. According to National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) had recorded at least 168 dead and 750 injured, while 35 remained missing. Hundreds of houses and other buildings were destroyed. PT Gunungbayan Pratamacoal and PT Bara Tabang sent rescue teams, doctors and paramedics were sent to the locations of affected villages in collaboration with ESDM. About 13 consist of rescue and doctor and paramedic teams to help the victims in the areas.
PT Bayan Resources Tbk is participated in the recovery of the Lombok earthquakes disaster by providing medical assistance, rescue and logistics to affected areas. Bayan Emergency Respone Team focuses on rescue, recovery and medical assistance. Additionally, the team provides also schools assistance such as books and hand-bags.
Following the high number of casualties and damages caused by 7.4 SR that struck Palu and Donggala that has left more than 2,000 dead, Bayan Group has released an initial IDR 2.4 billion in emergency humanitarian assistance. This funding provide assist the most vulnerable and help provide essential supplies such as foods, medical supplies and assistance in collaboration with Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM). In addition, Bayan is deploying heavy equipment such as ; crane, bulldozer, dump truck together with its 23 heavy equipment operator from PT Bara Tabang operation for about 2-months.