The Isle of Man Steam Packet Firm has confirmed an Island-based crew member has examined optimistic for COVID-19.
It says the particular person, who doesn’t maintain a passenger-facing position, had the check whereas off-duty and has been positioned in rapid isolation.
Contact tracing is underway and a handful of colleagues who the person has been in touch with are additionally self-isolating.
The Steam Packet Firm says it has clear insurance policies in place for its crew to stop the unfold of COVID-19 on each its vessels and at its ports.
The Ben-my-Chree Ferry s being deep cleaned and disinfected every day.