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Do I Need a Lawyer for Cruise Ship Injuries?

Do you need a lawyer to help you with a cruise ship related injury? The answer to that question is, probably yes. Most passengers who are hurt in an accident while on a cruise vacation and suffer terrible and painful … Continue reading

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Can a Lawyer Help with Cruise Ship Slip and Fall Injuries?

Slip and fall accidents on cruise ships can lead to some terrible injuries, especially terrible because, not only are they painful and potentially life-altering, but because they happen in a scenario – a cruise vacation – that’s supposed to be … Continue reading

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Meet Jennifer Thompson, Miami Cruise Ship Injury Lawyer

Jennifer C. Thompson As one of the attorneys at Waks and Barnett, P.A. (the Cruise Lawyers), Jennifer has a number of years of experience helping hurt passengers file injury claims against the cruise lines when the cruise line were liable … Continue reading

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Top 5 Cruise Injury Blog Posts from April 2014

Passengers who were injured on their cruise – Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Disney and many others – are often confused as to what actions to take when they arrive home from their trip. We talk to many clients who say they … Continue reading

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3 Things to Expect from Your Cruise Ship Personal Injury Lawyer on Your First Call

If you were hurt or injured in a cruise ship accident, one of the actions you’ll probably take first is to contact a personal injury lawyer who is experienced in representing passengers against the cruise lines.  (**note: many of our … Continue reading

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Cruise Ship Injury Claims – What Do Lawyers Do for Hurt Passengers?

If you were hurt or injured on cruise ship, you’re going to have a lot of questions. At some point, you’ll probably want to talk to a personal injury lawyer or firm that can shed some light on your specific … Continue reading

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Not fun. Potential Outbreak of Norovirus on Princess Cruises?

Update (April 10, 2014): CNN reports at least 83 passengers and crew of the Princess Cruises Crown Princess have gastrointestinal issues, most likely due to a Norovirus breakout aboard the vessel. Read the full CNN report here. Norovirus can cause gastrointestinal issues, … Continue reading

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Why We Help Injured Cruise Ship Passengers With Their Legal Issues

Why We Help Injured Cruise Ship Passengers We see it all of the time. People who are injured in a cruise ship accident don’t know who to talk to about their accident (like a trip in a luggage filled hallway … Continue reading

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Representing Clients Injured in Cruise Ship Accidents – It’s What We Do!

Accidents and injuries occur on cruise ships more often than most people think. And unfortunately, the injuries sustained by these passengers are often quite serious, leading to medical bills, potential unemployment and ongoing pain and suffering. These passenger need legal … Continue reading

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Carnival Cruise Ship Rescues 24 Stranded Cubans

Some good news for the day – Carnival Paradise, en route from Tampa, Florida to the Cayman Islands stopped to rescue a boat full of Cubans. Here is a link to the story and a snippet of the news… “Matthew … Continue reading

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