Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location: Mahe, Seychelles.

Event: The Seychelles Fire and Rescue Services Agency are combatting a severe fire at the landfill in Providence, Mahe. Members of the public are advised to avoid Providence and the surrounding areas. Smoke from the fire has reduced air quality in and around Mahe.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid Providence and surrounding areas on Mahe
  • Consult a medical professional if you are having difficulty breathing
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Notify friends and family of your safety
  • Be aware of your surroundings