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Cruise Ship Accidents - Cruise Ship Law

Cruise Ship Accidents

The following is a representative list of some of the verdicts and settlements we have obtained for our clients who were recently injured while on a cruise:

Malpractice / Failure to evacuate toddler

Failure to evacuate

Medical Malpractice of cruise ship doctor

Brain damage to minor child

Medical Malpractice / Failure to evacuate

Rape victim

Shore excursion accident

Trip and Fall on cruise ship

Cruise excursion incident

Slip and fall on cruise ship

Drowning incident during cruise organized shore excursion

Central Florida man recovers for serious injuries resulting from cruise ship's failure to warn of dangerous condition

Jones Act claim by crew-member injured on vessel due to the ship’s defective machinery

Medical malpractice / failure to evacuate

Slip and fall of cruise passenger on wet deck

Slip and fall

California client recovers for injuries resulting from cruise ship's failure to provide adequate medical care

Slip and fall of cruise passenger on wet deck

Jones Act claim by crew-member severely burnt due to engine malfunction

Fall of passenger caused by malfunctioning automatic sliding door on ship

Lack of maintenance resulting in fall of passenger on slippery surface of ship’s walkway

Massachusetts woman recovers for hip injury resulting from shipboard negligent maintenance

Delayed medical treatment and evacuation of cruise passenger

Failure to clean wet surface on marble flooring resulting in fall of cruise passenger

Failure to place anti-slippery mat on pool deck causing fall of cruise passenger

Slip and fall

Inadequate equipment resulting in shoulder injury to passenger during cruise fitness class

Disclaimer: The facts and circumstances of your case or potential case may differ from the facts and circumstances of the cases discussed here. Not all case results have been provided. The results provided are not necessarily representative of the results obtained in all cases. Each case is different and must be evaluated and handled on its own merit.

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