May – Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month

Why are there  more cruise ship deaths in May than any other month? Cruise Bruise and Cruise Ship Deaths has designated May as Cruise Ship Deaths Awareness Month due to the far too many deaths at sea this month. Remembering,  Angel Holcomb death 4 years ago today,  May 2, 2011.

May kicks off the summer travel season and holidays some find to be drinking party times includes Mother’s  Day in many nations.

May and includes the American Holiday of Memorial Day, observed on the fourth Monday of May and the Canadian Holiday of Victoria Day.

Victoria Day is a Canadian national, statutory holiday celebrated on the Monday preceding May 25 in every province and territory. It honors Queen Victoria’s birthday.

Be safe and enjoy your cruise! Read more on Cruise Bruise

Video: Cruise ship safety animation