Recent Posts in Cruise Ship Accidents Category

Falls Overboard on Cruise Ships

This week, a 32 year woman fell overboard from the Carnival Ecstasy about 27 miles from Freeport Bahamas. This comes just 4 months after a 33 year old, Samantha Broberg, fell overboard from the ...
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Disney Cruise Ship Under Investigation After Stomach Flu Outbreak

Officials from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are beginning an investigation into a stomach flu outbreak that occurred on a Disney cruise ship last week. Reports state that 131 ...
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Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas Possibly Facing Legal Troubles

In early February 2016, the Anthem of the Seas of Royal Caribbean’s fleet was slammed by 100 mile per hour winds and waves 30 feet tall after the cruise liner’s captain made the decision ...
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A Guide to Cruise Ship Slip & Fall Injury Claims

Imagine that you are on vacation with your family, soaking up the sun on the deck of a cruise ship headed to the Caribbean. Suddenly, you slip and fall on a wet patch, breaking your hip. Now what? ...
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Cruise Ship Passengers Are Not Covered by the Warranty of Seaworthiness

In maritime law, the warranty of seaworthiness imposes on a shipowner an absolute duty to furnish a seaworthy ship. The duty cannot be delegated. Seaworthiness does not mean that a ship must be an ...
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Injured On Board a Cruise Ship? 5 Tips for Establishing Liability

What could be more fun than a cruise ship vacation into the paradise islands of the Caribbean? At the same time, what could be more frustrating than suffering a debilitating injury due to someone ...
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Cruise Ship Passenger Dies While Boarding the Queen Elizabeth

In what is now the 19 th cruise ship death this year, a Queen Elizabeth passenger recently passed away after complications while boarding the cruise ship from a tender. The tender, a small boat ...
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