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Jan

24

2014

3 Ways a Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You With a Cruise Ship Injury Claim

  At our cruise injury law firm, we receive calls and emails from passengers (and crew members) who were victims in cruise ship accidents. Cruise Ship Injuries Injuries range from relatively minor ones to extremely serious and life altering ones. Just within the last month we’ve had a passenger contact us because of physical assault that left them injured and scared. We also had another…

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Jan

23

2014

Why It’s Important To Seek Legal Help After a Cruise Injury, Even If You’re Still on the Cruise Ship!

  It’s not uncommon – injuries happen on cruise ships all the time. Some of these are minor injuries, but quite often, passengers and crewmembers suffer major injuries. These injuries can be painful, both physically and emotionally. They can also be life altering, requiring changes to daily habits or someone’s ability to work. Imagine twisting a knee from a simple slip and fall accident. Or…

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Jan

22

2014

Cruise Ship Injury Lawyers, Waks and Barnett, P.A. is now on Google+

Waks and Barnett, P.A. is now on Google+ to better serve our current and potential clients. We are a personal injury law firm specializing in cruise ship injury cases. We represent passengers and crewmembers (not the cruise lines).   We’ve come to determine that many people who have been injured or have become medically impaired while on a cruise ship often turn to the Internet…

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Jan

22

2014

Don’t Let Unseasonably Cold Weather Keep You from Filing a Claim Against a Cruise Line if you were Injured on a Cruise

Cold weather has gripped much of the U.S. over that last month or so. Even here in Miami it’s been quite chilly! For those of you who scheduled a cruise vacation within the last few months and unfortunately suffered an injury because of a cruise ship accident (like a slip and fall, broken bone, back injury, medical issue or other ailment), you may want to…

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Jan

22

2014

Common Questions From Injured Cruise Ship Crew Members

Here are 4 questions (and answers) from injured cruise line crewmembers If I’ve been hired to work on a vessel, do I have any right to be compensated if I suffer an injury or illness? Yes, but your rights depend upon what you were hired to do, and whether there was any negligence or unseaworthiness involved. To qualify as a crewmember, it is not necessary…

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Jan

20

2014

Can Crewmembers Sue Their Cruise Line Employer?

Sometime we find that crewmembers on cruise ships are unaware of the fact that they can file a lawsuit (or sue) the cruise line companies that employ them. Yes – Crewmembers can sue a Cruise Line Crewmembers often suffer the same injures as passengers – slips and falls that go untreated…sexual harassment and rape…physical assault and battery…sickness and medical malpractice. They also can suffer from…

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Jan

18

2014

Can I Sue A Cruise Line?

  What Cruise Line Can I Sue? One of the questions our attorneys are frequently asked is, “I was injured on (insert Cruise Line Name Here) – am I able to file a claim against them for my injuries?” The answer is that any cruise line can be sued or have injury claims filed against them (assuming there is a basis for the complaint). A…

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Jan

17

2014

Injured Cruise Ship Passengers Benefit From Updates Attorney Website

At Waks and Barnett, P.A. (aka The Cruise Lawyers) we keep our website CruiseLawyers.com up to date and current with the latest information regarding how to get legal help for cruise ship accidents and injuries. Because information changes periodically, we update our website with a focus on: Common Cruise Ship Injuries The website also gives information on what do if you’ve been involved in: A…

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Dec

18

2013

Attorney Representation for Carnival Cruise Triumph Passengers

New reports from CNN release yesterday, Dec. 17 show that Carnival Cruise Line was aware of potential fire hazards from the diesel generator on the Carnival Triumph. A fire did break out on the Carnival Triumph knocking out power for the ship and leaving over 4,000 passengers and crewmembers adrift for four days without air conditioning and largely without lights, water, food and working toilets….

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