Carnival Elation Passenger Falls From Balcony
Cruise Ship Deaths

Carnival Elation Passenger Falls From Balcony

January 22, 2018 Janet Cole

On Friday, January 19, 2018, a cruise ship passenger aboard Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Elation fell from her balcony on Grand Deck 14 to Verandah Deck 11. Carnival spokeswoman Christine de la Huerta announced,  “Early this […]

Travel Warning

Extreme Travel Selfie Deaths Injury Arrests

January 26, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: 40 Selfie Photos #cruise ship or #travel selfies and daredevil selfies resulting in death, injury, arrests or great #vacation memories. Cruise ship passengers aboard cruise ships, on excursions and travelers in general need to be aware […]

Cruise Laws

RCCL Sued After Truck Driver Hits Excursion Bus

January 16, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Royal Caribbean sued after excursion bus driver and #cruise ship passengers become victim of truck driver passing car in curve on Jamaican road. Eight of the passengers have filed a lawsuit a year later, it’s interesting […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Carnival Ecstasy Elevator Death Raining Blood

December 27, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: Jose Sandoval Opazo #travel  #cruise ship  crew member elevator tragic accident death Carnival Ecstasy passenger video shows raining blood. Chief electrician Jose Sandoval Opazo, 66, was doing routine maintenance atop an elevator stopped on […]

Incidents

2015 Top 40 Cruise Events At Sea and Port

December 22, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise Investigates:  List of the top 40 cruise industry events both at sea and in port. We include cases that made cruise industry history in 2015 for typical or atypical reasons. These 40 cases paint a picture […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Gold Dealer Strikes Gold With HAL Lawsuit

November 1, 2015 Janet Cole

Holland America Line suffers a $21.5 million #Cruise Bruise when jury rewards cruise ship passenger who walks into automatic glass door. We found a very odd and shocking out come for Holland America Line after a cruise […]

Cruise Laws

Carnival Sued $75,000 For Iron Burn

August 8, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Laws: Carnival Cruise Line sued in $75,000 jury trial demand, against lawyer’s advice, when cruise ship passenger burns leg while ironing during cruise, lawyer quits.  #Cruise ship iron burn lawsuit case documents included. Kim Hunter v. […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Second Carnival Passenger Falls From Mast

September 29, 2014 Janet Cole

A second young, adult, male passenger climbs a Carnival Cruise Line  #cruise ship mast and falls to lower ship deck while sailing off Florida. Tyler King, 18, was having a great voyage on the Carnival Fantasy on January 3, […]

Cruise Laws

Cruise Ship Lawsuit Leads To Murder

August 20, 2014 Janet Cole

A RCCL lawsuit $1.5 million settlement leads to death in paradise, suitcase murder case. Court records for accused paint nasty image of their past. In the summer of 2001 James L. Mack, his wife Sheila Von Weiss-Mack […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Cruise Ship Passenger Safety Warning

August 10, 2014 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Reminder to be aware of the wind vacuum present which can cause potential injury on #cruise ship balcony, in ship cabins and when using cabin doors. Updated: Please remember to drink responsibly. On March 17, 2015, […]

Travel Warning

Cruise Travel Insurance Mandatory

July 28, 2014 Janet Cole

The Need for Cruise Ship Travel Insurance Every week there is a new flurry of media articles outlining how badly the cruise industry treated passengers, with claims for missing ports, missed ships, denied passage, medical […]