Category Archives: Cruise Ship Passenger Disappearance

Vacations should never end in a cruise ship passenger disappearance. Our attorneys handle cruise ship injury and disappearance claims.

How Many Passengers Disappear from Cruise Ships Each Year?

Since 2000, nearly 200 passengers have gone missing from cruise ships. It is the cruise line’s responsibility to keep passengers safe and fully investigate disappearances. Our lawyers hold ship operators responsible when they fail to act appropriately after receiving a missing passenger report. If the cruise line cannot find the missing person after a reasonable amount of time, the cruise ship must go back to the last known location where the person was seen. Cruise lines and their employees who fail to perform these actions or act negligently in the events leading up to and after the disappearances of passengers may be held accountable in the court of law. The Man Overboard List by Travel Page reveals shocking statistics about the prevalence of falling overboard on cruise ships from 2000 to the present. According to their statistics: Not everyone who fell overboard died. Approximately ten of those who went overboard…
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