On Monday morning, a young cruise ship passenger fell overboard en route to Melbourne, Australia. No attempt at a search and rescue operation was made.
On Sunday, an autistic passenger went overboard the Carnival Fantasy, and is now presumed dead.
On the morning of December 8, a passenger board the cruise ship Preziosa fell overboard and has not been rescued.
Last Friday, a young man fell and died while traveling aboard a cruise ship for his bachelor party.
On Saturday night, a 21-year old man fell overboard a Boston Harbor ferry and was found dead early the next morning.
On Sunday, a 33-year old German pop singer went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Search and rescue efforts are underway.
On Sunday, Croatian Coast Guard authorities rescued a 46-year old British passenger who fell overboard from a cruise ship.
On Saturday, search and rescue efforts for a 69-year-old passenger (who went overboard a cruise ship off the coast of Alaska) have been suspended.
This weekend, on Saturday, June 30 at about 3:20PM EST, a crew member of the Norwegian Cruise Line ship — …
Last week, Brian Lamonds, a 50-year-old cruise passenger from Greensboro, NC, went missing from the Carnival Paradise. The Coast Guard spent 55 hours searching 3,059 square miles before making the difficult decision to call off the search.
This week, an elderly male passenger, who was reportedly in his eighties, went missing from the Sun Princess as it was 100 nautical miles southeast of Singapore. After a thorough investigation of the area, the search was called off.
Late last week, investigations into the mysterious death of Saudi cruise passenger Omar Salman Awadh Al-Matiri came to a close, confirming that no one else was involved in his death. Witnesses say Al-Matiri was depressed and in tears before he threw himself overboard.
Are passenger falls from cruise ships common? A cruise ship injury lawyer offers insight into how frequently cruise ship passengers fall overboard and explains what happens when there is a passenger overboard.