Category: Cruise Ship Safety

Bermuda Triangle: one more vessel claimed by sailor’s curse but five lives saved by rescuers

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan vessel, Puerto Rico Police marine unit rescue 5 boaters in the Mona Passage The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Borinquen, a Good Samaritan vessel and the crew of a Puerto

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When ships go bump in the night – or even at port

‘Sexiest’ cruise ship arrives in Tauranga From the New Zealand Bay of Plenty Times Feb. 17, 2017 — A cruise ship dubbed the “sexiest ship” which collided with a concrete carrier on Sunday has arrived in Tauranga. Luxury liner Seabourn

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Cruise Ship Crewmember Molests girl, arrested in Livorno

Ship bartender charged with molesting child Witness helps prevent lynching of 51-year-old alleged pervert (ANSA) – LIVORNO, MAY 26 – (Translation)  A Filipino crew member of a cruise ship was arrested by police in Livorno on charges of sexual assault against

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First pass from passengers on Harmony of The Seas is that they wish they had taken a pass

From The Telegraph Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a ‘building site’, claim irate passengers ‘Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a

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Carnival condemned for allowing Castro’s to dictate policy for American citizens

  Cruise to Cuba: Lawsuit Filed Against Carnival and Fathom Travel From Cruise Law News: Yesterday. a lawsuit was filed against Carnival Corporation and Fathom Travel for discriminating against Cuban-Americans who were excluded as passengers on the May 1st cruise

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Thinking of going to Cuba? You should read this first and then pick some other voyage

Ordinarily taking a cruise to Cuba would not rate high in my house. Being trapped on a ship packed with “wild and crazy” middle-agers eager to “partay” on a conga line would be my wife’s idea of Hades. As for

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Paperwhite Giveaway notes 104th anniversary of Titanic just 8 weeks after Anthem nearly rolled over with 6,000 souls on board

It’s time to thank the Good Lord. We all have a lot to give thanks for and especially those souls who were on the recent foolish voyage of the Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas which came very close to

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Do you want a slice of lemon with that Caribbean Crime Cocktail?

  Chapter Nine Do you want a slice of lemon with that Caribbean Crime? The first time I visited the Dominican Republic was on an old classic ocean liner in 1985. This was just about the time the modern cruise

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First lawsuits filed against Royal Caribbean for sailing Anthem directly into path of dangerous storm

Those responsible for sending Anthem into path of storm should be terminated After sailing on Royal Caribbean owned ships dozens of times, I had grown to have enormous respect for their company, fleet, captains and crews. While Carnival had a

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Ships should not sail into the path of a storm; especially one with thousands of lives on board

 From GCaptain: The U.S. Coast Guard says it will inspect the storm-damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas upon its scheduled return to New York Harbor Wednesday evening following a nightmare cruise into a hurricane force storm off Cape

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