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:

NATURE OF CASE
VERDICT OR SETTLEMENT
Brain Damaged Philadelphia client recovers for parasailing negligence
$4,650,000

Cruise line excursion negligence
$3,000,000

Illinois family recovers for negligent selection of shore excursion by cruise ship operators
$2,600,000

Rape victim
$1,575,000

Drowning incident during cruise organized shore excursion
$500,000

Central Florida man recovers for serious injuries resulting from cruise ship's failure to warn of dangerous condition
$425,000

Jones Act claim by crew-member injured on vessel due to the ship’s defective machinery
$420,000

Slip and fall of cruise passenger on wet deck
$400,000

California client recovers for injuries resulting from cruise ship's failure to provide adequate medical care
$300,000

Jones Act claim by crew-member severely burnt due to engine malfunction
$300,000

Fall of passenger caused by malfunctioning automatic sliding door on ship
$275,000

Lack of maintenance resulting in fall of passenger on slippery surface of ship’s walkway
$260,000

Massachusetts woman recovers for hip injury resulting from shipboard negligent maintenance
$235,000

Delayed medical treatment and evacuation of cruise passenger
$225,000

Failure to clean wet surface on marble flooring resulting in fall of cruise passenger
$162,500

Failure to place anti-slippery mat on pool deck causing fall of cruise passenger
$150,000


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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