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November 16, 2018

The FBI continues to investigate the mysterious case of a U.S. citizen who fell to her death from the upper deck of a cruise ship earlier this week.

Various news outlets are reporting that...

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November 15, 2018

Since the inception of this blog, we have been sounding the alarm about cruise ships and the dangers that are often found aboard them. We have written about cruise ship assault, sexual assault, and exceedingly high levels of pollution. Now, popular opinion website Vox.com is taking the cruise industry on and calling it out for its many failings.

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November 14, 2018

The report seems to confirm early reports that the woman fell from the ship during the tendering process, which involves moving from the ship to a smaller boat in order to go ashore.

Passengers had been complaining about the rough seas but thus far it has not been confirmed that the choppy conditions contributed to the woman’s fall...

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November 13, 2018

Some are questioning the safety of a New Zealand bound cruise ship after it was revealed that a passenger fell overboard from it and died last week. The deceased passenger was sailing on the Maasdam cruise ship, which is owned by Holland America.

In an interview about the incident, published on NZHerald.com, an...

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November 12, 2018

On August 2014, the Orlando Sentinel published an article in which a Disney Cruises crew member, 37-year-old Ahmed Sofyan, was accused of molesting a teenage guest while aboard the ship. Now, the incident has been cited by a popular website as evidence of a larger sex abuse problem affecting the company.

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November 11, 2018

A 71-year-old woman was medically evacuated from a cruise ship off the coast of Oregon several weeks ago, after suffering a head injury while aboard the vessel.

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November 10, 2018

Every quarter the U.S. Department of Transportation publishes statistics relating to cruise ship crime. The stats give passengers an idea of the prevalence of crime aboard cruise ships, and which cruise lines have the most reported criminal activity.

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November 09, 2018

A man died after being medically evacuated from a cruise ship last month.

 
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November 08, 2018

South Florida is one of the most yacht-centric parts of the country. In particular, Fort Lauderdale is known as the “yacht capital of the world.”

Maritime and Admiralty law applies to injury-causing accidents (involving yachts) which occur in navigable waterways....

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November 07, 2018

A ferry crashed into a crane in Barcelona last week, toppling the crane and initiating a fire.

The fire broke out when the massive steel crane fell on top of containers containing flammable chemicals. As workers ran from the scene substantial fire broke out. Authorities say that...

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