In an August 18th news article from the Florida Times-Union, it was reported that a woman fell and broke her leg while aboard the Carnival cruise ship Fascination.
It was determined that due to the severity of the broken leg, the passenger needed a medical evacuation.
Unfortunately, passengers are frequently injured while onboard cruise ships. And while it’s a relatively common occurrence, these type of accidents can have a large impact on the affected passenger, their health and their financial situation.
An experience maritime attorney can help injured passengers determine whether they have grounds for a lawsuit against the cruise line. If you’ve been injured while on a cruise ship, you should seek the counsel of an attorney.
About Waks & Barnett, P.A.
Based in Miami, Waks & Barnett attorneys work with clients in Florida, throughout the United States and around the world. The firm’s attorneys practice in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death, with a specialization in admiralty and maritime cases.