On Monday, a tanker off the coast of Guinea was attacked by pirates. Read on to learn more.
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.
Late last week, a passenger ferry collided with a berthed cargo ship at the port of Oran in Algeria, causing significant structural damage to both vessels.
On Sunday, 121 passengers and crew members were rescued from a Philippines ferry after it caught fire.
Earlier this week, a drunken passenger aboard a Finnish cruise ship set his underwear on fire, exposing others to a risk of injury.
Late last week, two cruise ship passengers were simultaneously medevaced to North Carolina by a Coast Guard helicopter crew.
On Sunday, Croatian Coast Guard authorities rescued a 46-year old British passenger who fell overboard from a cruise ship.
Earlier this week, a 27-year old cruise ship passenger was charged with the sexual assault of a fellow passenger in Bermuda.
Earlier this week, a 76-year old passenger suffered kidney failure aboard a Princess Cruises ship near Coos Bay, Oregon, and was medevaced to shore.
Last week, a 35-year old passenger experienced cardiac problems aboard a Silversea Cruises ship near Kotzeblue, Alaska, and was medevaced to shore.
On Friday, search and rescue efforts for an overboard 35-year old crew member of cruise ship Amsterdam were suspended.
Early this week, 215 passengers were evacuated from a Greek ferry that ran aground in the port of Rafina. The cause is believed to be mechanical failure.
Yesterday, a Japanese cargo ship and passenger ferry collided off the coast of Hiroshima. The investigation is ongoing.
Last Friday, a cruise ship cook was arrested while on shore leave for reportedly sexually assaulting an older lady.