How do Injuries on Cruise Ships Happen?

, April 11, 2014

It’s unfortunate, but accidents on cruise ship can happen just like they can anywhere else – at home, at work and elsewhere. The potential for dangerous scenarios is common and injuries to passengers does occur.  Accidents happen on the ship, in bathrooms, on stairways, on wet or slippery decks, because of defective equipment and as a […]


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I Was Hurt on my Cruise – Can I Sue for Negligence?

, March 26, 2014

Many passengers who were injured in a cruise ship accident are told they might have a case for suing the cruise line if they can show “negligence.” But what does that really mean? To keep it simple, “Negligence” means that the cruise line (or its employees – the crew) is generally liable when they negligently […]


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Should Passenger Vessel Safety be a Key Concern for Cruise Ships?

, March 25, 2014

Great article at WorkBoat.com about Passenger Safety. While it was written for workboats and other passenger ferrying vessels, it certainly applies to cruise ships and especially their tenders. It also applies to embarking and disembarking methods as well. Should passenger vessel safety be a key concern for cruise lines? Absolutely! Passengers are the lifeblood of […]


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Hurt on a Disney Cruise Ship?

, March 24, 2014

If you were hurt on a Disney Cruise Ship, you’re not alone. Disney, like many other cruise lines, see injuries caused by accidents happen more often than most of their passengers would ever believe. The question becomes, what actions should you take if you were injured on a Disney Cruise? Assuming you sought medical help […]


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Great Question for Passengers – Why Are There No Lifeguards on Cruise Ships?

, March 24, 2014

Fox News poses a question we’ve wondered about for years – “Why Are There No Lifeguards on Cruise Ships?” See a snippet from the article below or read it in full here at FoxNews.com. Last month, a 4-year-old boy drowned aboard the Norwegian Breakaway, and his 6-year-old brother was seriously injured. Last fall, a Florida […]


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20 Million Passengers Cruise Each Year, But How Many Are Injured?

, March 7, 2014

With roughly 20 million people taking cruises every year, how often do passengers return home with an injury sustained while on board the vessel? And of those, how many of those accidents occurred because the cruise line or its crew did (or did not do) something to prevent the accident from happening? The truth is, […]


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Contacting a Lawyer is the Right Move if you are Injured in a Cruise Ship Accident

, March 5, 2014

We see it all of the time. People just like you who are injured in a cruise ship accident and don’t know who to talk to about their accident (like a slip and fall incident from a wet deck, a broken handrail on a staircase or luggage left in a crowded hallway). These passengers come […]


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Quick Tips; What To Do If You Were Hurt Or Injured On A Disney Cruise Ship

, February 28, 2014

  It’s unfortunate, but accidents and injuries happen – even on Disney Cruise Ships. If you’ve been hurt or injured while sailing with Disney Cruises and believe that your injury was sustained due to the negligence of the crew or the cruise line itself, you may have a potential claim. Yes, Disney Cruises Might be […]


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Should You Call a Lawyer After Getting Hurt with a Knee Injury on Your Cruise?

, February 24, 2014

  Imagine – you’re on a cruise vacation, sitting on deck with your spouse. You get up to grab a drink, but then trip and fall due to a freshly mopped deck that a crew member forgot to cordon off. You wrench your knee  and end up in the ship’s medical office where x-rays show […]


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Killer Wave Highlights Dangers of Storms for Cruise Ship Passengers

, February 18, 2014

  Passengers are hurt on cruise ships more often than we all may think. Some injuries are due to sheer accident while some were avoidable, occurring due to the negligence of the crew or cruise line. Sometimes, “acts of God” play havoc with the cruise ships, tossing them around and creating dangerous situations like the […]


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