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GNV Ferry Fantastic Collides with Viking Star Cruise Ship in Barcelona

Today, at the port of Barcelona, the Fantastic ferry from the Italian shipping company, Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV), collided with the Viking Star cruise ship operated by Viking Cruises.  There were no injuries involved in the mishap which took place around noon … Continue reading

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Are You Really Physically Safe on a Cruise Vacation?

Booking a cruise and taking a vacation is supposed to be easy and relaxing. But with so many reported injuries and accidents on cruise ships, passengers are unsure of how safe they really are. Are you worried about your personal … Continue reading

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WORSE THINGS HAPPEN AT SEA: Watch: Cruise from hell sailed right through “bomb cyclone” despite sto…

WORSE THINGS HAPPEN AT SEA: Watch: Cruise from hell sailed right through “bomb cyclone” despite storm forecast. “According to the video’s YouTube page, the ship consistently rocked for three days, people were sleeping in the hallways because water was leaking … Continue reading

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Former NCL Cruise Executives Square Off in Trial in Miami-Dade Courthouse: But What About the Dead Filipino Crew Members?

Former Norwegian Cruise Line ("NCL") CEO Colin Veitch's trial against his successor, Kevin  Sheehan, and their old cruise line, NCL, for defamation and breach of contract has been underway in the Miami-Dade County courthouse, here in Miami, Florida this past … Continue reading

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Personal Injury on Cruise – What Is That?

We find that many of the people we talk to have searched for a Personal Injury Lawyer to help them with their cruise ship accident. What’s interesting is that many people don’t really know what ‘personal injury’ means…they’ve just heard … Continue reading

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