Tag Archives: Passengers

Norovirus on Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Ship Sickens Passengers

The Southern Daily Echo newspaper in Southampton England is reporting that the Celebrity Eclipse cruise ship was delayed for "enhanced sanitation" after dozens of passengers returning to Southampton from a 11 night eastern Mediterranean cruise had been struck down by … Continue reading

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Bahamian Cruise Passengers Defrauded By Travel Agent & Mistreated By Carnival Cruise Line

This weekend, the Freeport News reported on the saga of a well respected Bahamian family who purchased a cruise through a travel agent for 39 family members to sail with Carnival Cruise Lines on the Carnival Freedom cruise ship. Written … Continue reading

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British Press Focuses on Missing Cruise Passengers and Crewmembers Following Disappearances of Disney Cruise Youth Counselor Rebecca Coriam

Today the Mail Online published an article today entitled: The Vanishing Passengers: It's A Mystery As Bizarre As It Is Disturbing – Why Have 165 People Gone Missing From Cruise Ships In Recent Years? The article discusses the cases of … Continue reading

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Legal System Treats Passengers Differently From Crew

When an EMS helicopter goes down, our legal system treats the family members of the passengers lost in the accident quite a bit differently from the families of the crew. For example, while the family members of the passenger may … Continue reading

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Cruisemates Misses the Boat Regarding Overboard Passengers

Yesterday, Paul Motter's popular online cruise community "Cruisemates" published an interesting article entitled "Mainstream Media Stupidity over Cruising." The article is about the weird and sad story of an irate and perhaps drunk father throwing his 7 year old son … Continue reading

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