Going Overboard: What Happens When A Passenger Falls
When you go on a cruise, you’re supposed to have a fun and relaxing time, making memories with friends and family. The last thing anyone expects is for an accident or injury to occur while on a cruise – or for someone to fall overboard.
However, overboard accidents do occur each and every year to both those who are guests on the cruise and those who work for the cruise line. In many cases, overboard accidents are the fault of the cruise line.
When is the cruise line at fault, and who is ultimately liable when someone goes overboard? Read on to find out.The Duty of Care
The cruise lines you cruise with, and that some work for, owe