What are Common Slip and Fall Hazards on Cruise Ships?

, December 26, 2011

Slip and fall accidents area a common occurrence on cruise ships. If you are a cruise ship passenger heading out of a Florida port – Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Cape Canaveral, Tampa or others – it’s important to be aware of the potential hazards before you even board the vessel. Wet decks are the main cause […]

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Cruise Vessel Safety and Security Act of 2010

, December 19, 2011

When most people think of going on a luxury cruise, they have visions of starry nights on the deck, sipping a delicious cocktail, and listening to the waves as the vessel slices through them. The thought of having an accident or being the victim of a crime is most likely not a part of any […]

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Got Sick on a Cruise? It May Have Been The Norovirus.

, December 12, 2011

No one wants to get sick while on vacation, however, confined areas like cruise ships can be a dangerous breeding ground for germs. Contracted Norovirus or Gastroenteritis Aboard A Cruise Ship? One illness that seems to thrive on a cruise ship is norovirus. Norovirus is a disease that is caused by any one of a […]

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International Cruise Ship injuries

, December 5, 2011

Cruise ships are governed by maritime law and under maritime law, a cruise ship is a territory of the country in which it is registered. The cruise line headquarters location is usually immaterial because most cruise ships that operate from American ports are actually registered in one of three countries: Panama, Liberia or the Bahamas. […]

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