Review of Our Recent Cruise Ship Accident Cases

If you’re considering hiring an attorney or a law firm to help you sue a cruise line, you’ll want to feel confidant that they can help you be successful throughout the entire process — from your initial conversation with an attorney until your case is complete.

The following cases show what we’ve done for other clients and what we may be able to do for you. For more information, please call our firm at 1-800-905-2891 or fill out the contact form on this page. Your consultation is free and our firm is only paid for our services if there is a monetary recovery of funds on your behalf.

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25 Years of Cruise Injury Law Experience Working for You

Our cruise ship accident law firm has been helping injured passengers and crew members for more than 25 years. We help you understand your rights as a passenger or crew member and will assist you in filing an injury claim against the cruise line.

If you believe negligence played a role in your injury (whether on the cruise or on a cruise excursion), please contact our office. We’ve seen hundreds, if not thousands of injuries suffered on cruise ships – and many are eligible for legal action!

The follow articles were published in the Florida Record and provide a short overview of the complaints we have filed on behalf of our clients.

Carnival Passenger Claims She Was Injured From Fall During Excursion

According to the complaint, the plaintiff and her husband were passengers on the Carnival ship Valor and purchased a boating excursion with Ocean Vibes. The plaintiff alleges that on Dec. 15, 2015, she sustained serious physical injuries as the result of falling because the defendants’ employees did not safely assist her from getting to the vessel to the dock.

Read the complete article from December 29, 2016 here:

Carnival Cruise Passenger Alleges Ladder in Cabin Caused Injuries

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in October 2015, she sustained physical injuries on the defendant’s ship Magic when the ladder for the bunk bed in her cabin caused her to fall. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to warn the plaintiff regarding the hazardous condition of the ladder and failed to maintain the ladder.

Read the complete article December 13, 2016 here:

Mother Alleges Child Was Injured on Metal Strip In Carnival Ship’s Cabin

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Sept. 23, 2015, Leah Johnson sustained physical injuries and permanent scarring when she tripped and fell onto a metal strip while on the defendant’s ship. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to properly warn its passengers regarding the hazardous condition aboard its vessel.

Read the complete article December 6, 2016 here:

Carnival Passenger Claims He Was Injured Because of Ship’s Frayed Carpet

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Sept. 16, 2015, he sustained physical injuries from tripping on a frayed carpeted floor while traveling on the defendant’s ship Imagination. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to properly warn the plaintiff regarding the hazardous condition and for allowing the condition to exist.

Read the complete article November 29, 2016 here:

Carnival Cruise Sued Due to Luggage Falling on Passenger

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, on Nov. 1, 2015, she sustained physical injuries when the luggage in front of her fell toward her. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to provide adequate personnel to assist plaintiff with her luggage.

Read the complete article October 28, 2016 here:

Michigan Cruise Passenger Alleges She Was Injured While Traveling on Carnival Tender

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Sept. 30, 2015, she suffered physical injuries from being thrown to the deck of the tender due to harsh weather conditions from Tropical Storm/Hurricane Joaquin. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp., Blue Illusions and/or Admiralty Marine & Port Services and Carib Resorts Inc. responsible because the defendants allegedly failed to provide adequate assistance or safety features in order to make sure that plaintiff was safe while standing inside the tender.

Read the complete article September 30, 2016 here:

Florida Cruise Passenger Accuses Carnival Cruise Line of Negligence After Knee Injury

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in May 20, 2015, she suffered physical injuries when she slipped and fell due to a substance left on the floor in the dining room of the ship Paradise. She alleges the incident caused a torn meniscus in her knee. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to provide adequate warning regarding the hazardous condition of the floor and allowing the condition to exist.

Read the complete article September 2, 2016 here:

Man Claims Carnival Cruise Ship Massage Caused Herniated Disc

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in July 2015, he experienced pain after getting a hot rock massage by Steiner on the Carnival cruise ship, which was later determined to be caused by a herniated disc that needed surgery to fix. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. and Steiner Leisure LTD responsible because the defendants’ employee was too aggressive with the manipulations of the plaintiff’s neck during the massage and that negligence caused the plaintiff’s injuries.

Read the complete article August 30, 2016 here:

Carnival Cruise Accused of Negligence After Child Injured

According to the complaint, the plaintiffs allege that on Aug. 8, 2015, Michael MacDonald sustained injuries when he slipped and fell while aboard the defendant’s cruise ship Breeze’s Sky Course. The plaintiffs hold Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to provide adequate warning and supervision for minors using the Sky Course aboard its vessel.

Read the complete article August 16, 2016 here:

Royal Caribbean Cruise Passenger Alleges Injuries on Waterslide

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on May 25, 2015, he sustained physical injuries when another rider on the slide ran into him. The plaintiff holds Royal Caribbean responsible, because the defendant allegedly failed to control people going down the slide or provide adequate warning to the plaintiff.

Read the complete article August 11, 2016 here:

Norwegian Passenger Claims Suitcase Caused Injuries

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on July 26, 2015, she sustained physical injuries when she tripped over a suitcase that was left at the bottom of a staircase on the Norwegian Jewel. The plaintiff holds NCL (Bahamas) LTD responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to properly train its employees and failed to maintain the ship in a safe condition for passengers.

Read the complete article July 27, 2016 here:

Passenger Filed Suite Against Carnival for Alleged Trip and Fall Injuries

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on May 11, 2015, she sustained physical injuries when she tripped and fell due to a raised piece of metal on the floor of the vessel Miracle. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to maintain the floor of the deck or provide adequate warning to passengers regarding the condition of the walkway.

Read the complete article July 12, 2016 here:

Norwegian Cruise Ship Passenger Alleges Injuries From Fall While Boarding Tender

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Feb. 5, 2015, she sustained physical injuries from falling when she was attempting to board a tender from the dock. The plaintiff holds NCL (Bahamas) LTD responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to provide adequate assistance to plaintiff and its passengers that were attempting to board the tender.

Read the complete article July 11, 2016 here:

UK Citizen Alleges Injury From Wave Runner Tour

According to the complaint, the plaintiff and the defendant were passengers on the cruise ship Freedom of the Seas. The plaintiff alleges that on March 4, while the ship was docked at Labadee, Haiti, she was broadsided by the defendant while on a wave runner tour, causing serious injuries. The plaintiff holds Hunter responsible because the defendant allegedly negligently operated his wave runner.

Read the complete article April 12, 2016 here:

Cruise Ship Passenger Sues for Damages After Breaking Leg

According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that, on Jan. 10, she slipped and fell on the steps as she was exiting the hot tub on Deck 10 on the ship Dream, resulting in a fractured femur in her left leg. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corp. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to warn her of the dangerous condition of the surface and failed to remedy such condition, despite prior knowledge of same.

Read the complete article March 19, 2016 here:

Carnival Cruise Ship Passenger Sues for Alleged Injury

The plaintiff alleges that, on Jan. 18, 2015, she was struck from behind by a poker machine that was being moved by a crew member. The plaintiff holds Carnival Corporation responsible because the defendant’s crew member allegedly failed to properly secure the poker machine to the cart while being transported, allegedly failed to have an assistant to prevent the poker machine from falling off, and allegedly moved the machine at a time when it had to be maneuvered around passengers in the casino.

Read the complete article March 9, 2016 here:

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