Category: Cruise Ship Law

Cruise Ship Law: What You Need to Know

When it comes to legislature, the laws governing cruise ships are some of the most complex. With so many variables involved in any given crime that takes place at sea, navigating the aftermath of accident or injury on a cruise can be overwhelming, to say the least. That is why we are here, to explain everything you need to know about cruise ship law, before you set sail.

Are Cruise Ships Safe?

Are cruise ships safe? There are some significant risks, but a cruise ship lawyer provides some tips for staying safe while onboard a cruise ship.

Cruise Passenger Protection Act Would Bring Welcome Improvements to the Industry

Many people assume that a cruise line is responsible for providing a safe environment during the cruise and taking responsibility when issues arise. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. However, a new bill introduced to Congress late last month could be a step in the right direction.

Virgin Voyages Cruise Line to Debut in 2020

For most millennials, cruise vacations are not at the top of their list. However, a new cruise line by Sir Richard Branson–Virgin Voyages–may just change all of that. Big changes are coming in 2020.

Cruise Ship Pollution, A Bigger Problem Than You Think

The cruise industry is making a name for itself as one of the least environmentally friendly vacation options. The situation may look bleak now, but there are options if we want to change our behavior for the future.

Cruise Facts To Keep You Safe and Informed

Most cruise vacations go off without a hitch. However, that is not always the case. We’ve put together a few lesser-known facts to make sure you’re in-the-know before you depart.

Boy Climbs Over Carnival Liberty Railing For Fun

A heart-stopping video circulating online shows a teenaged boy laughing while climbing over the railing of the Carnival Liberty cruise. This daredevil

Two Passengers Die of Natural Causes Aboard Anthem of the Seas

Two passengers aboard the Anthem of the Seas died of natural causes, en route to Puerto Rico. The deaths are a humbling reminder of the importance of ensuring you are in good health before going away on vacation.

Deception Can Put You At Risk On Your Cruise

Two families who purchased from jeweler Diamonds International during their cruise vacation discovered that their jewelry was worth far less than what they purchased it for. The appraisal discrepancy raises questions as to how much passengers should trust cruise line recommendations.

Unsafe on the High Seas: A Must-Read Before You Depart

Before you take your cruise, you’ll want to know what you’re getting yourself into. Mr. Lipcon’s Unsafe On the High Seas will give you an insider’s perspective, so you can embark on your vacation, worry free.