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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Are New Cruise Ships Safer Cruise Ships? USA Today Guide to New Cruise Ships of 2014

, February 26, 2014

USA Today, which keeps tabs on cruise ship industry news, recently published an overview of the new cruise ships coming in 2014. Read the full story here: USA Today’s Guide To The New Cruise Ships of 2014 Are New Cruise Ships Safer Cruise Ships? Hopefully these new cruise ships will feature the latest technology and […]


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Quick Tips; What To Do If You Are Injured On A Princess Cruise

, February 17, 2014

  It’s unfortunate, but accidents and injuries happen – even on Princess Cruise Ships. If you’ve been hurt or injured while sailing with Princess 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, Princess Might be Liable for […]


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Too Big To Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny Regarding Passenger Safety

, October 31, 2013

Post updated March. 25, 2014. Are cruise ships becoming too big, too large to operate safely?  That’s the question posed in this article at NBC News: Too Big To Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny (the original article came from The New York Times). You can read the full article here at NBCnews.com… While we don’t […]


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Carnival Cruise passenger death attributed to alcohol poisoning

, June 25, 2013

A Carnival Cruise passenger’s death has been attributed to alcohol poisoning, per a report at CruiseCritic.com. According to the report… An 18-year-old died while at sea onboard Carnival Miracle ’s February 18 sailing. Multiple reports assert the cause of death was alcohol poisoning. Carnival Cruise Lines confirmed the man’s death. “We can confirm that an 18-year-old male guest passed […]


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Florida man charged with tossing wife off cruise ship

, June 18, 2013

Carried in both the Orange County Register and the Associated Press (as well as other media outlets)…read the full story here… This is a sensational and sad story, and fortunately one not generally associated with cruise vacations. However, the reality is that incidents can and do occur on cruise ships as we’ve seen in new […]


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2 passengers go overboard on Carnival Cruise – and what it means for you

, May 10, 2013

  The headline is certainly dramatic: Carnival Cruises Reports 2 People Missing Overboard in Australia Carnival Cruises Reports 2 People Missing Overboard in Australia  – read the full story here at ABC News “The couple — a 30-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman — was reported missing this morning after the ship docked at Sydney’s […]


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3 common cruise ship injury questions

, April 24, 2013

COMMON QUESTIONS REGARDING YOUR CRUISE SHIP INJURY Had an accident or injury onboard a cruise ship? Victims of cruise ship injuries are completely blindsided. They are on vacation in beautiful surroundings; it is the time that you would least expect to sustain an injury.  And then: disaster.  A painful accident.  A debilitating sickness.  Remember that […]


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What are common cruise ship injuries?

, April 24, 2013

Common cruise ship injuries Amid all the sun, the fun, and good times, it can be difficult to realize an essential truth: a luxury cruise ship can be a dangerous place. An accident at sea can turn a relaxing vacation into a disaster that leaves you injured and in pain – and without any clear […]


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Is safety a top priority for cruise lines?

, April 21, 2013

  A recent article from Cruise Industry News in their Spring 2013 editorial called Safety First offers some interesting insight into the safety concerns of large cruise ships. Most importantly – are cruise lines sacrificing safety and proper maintenance of their ships for larger, entertainment focused boats and higher revenue numbers? And what is the […]


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