Cruise Safety

DONALD WOOD  JULY 07, 2020 PHOTO: Couples on a cruise ship. (photo viaSteve Mason / Photodisc) A health official working as part of a joint safety task force between Royal Caribbean and Norwegian...

by Lee Hayhurst May 27th 2020, 08:20 The cruise sector could “lead the world” in developing new health and safety protocols in a post Covid-19 world, the boss of Norwegian Cruise Line believes. Frank Del Rio, president and chief executive of...

7.30 / By Angelique DonnellanPosted 1dday ago, updated 1dday ago Ursula Steinberner and Leon Sharp had their first cruise on the Ruby Princess and say it will not be their last.(Supplied: Ursula Steinberner)

Rosie Spinks, Skift - May 05, 2020 8:30 am This isn’t the first time Carnival has announced a return to cruising in the last month. What’s needed here is specifics on how things will be different (and safer) when ships set sail again.— Rosie S

by Olivia Sharpe on 9th April 2020 Asian cruise group Genting Cruise Lines is introducing enhanced preventive measures for its Dream Cruises and Star Cruises fleet with an increase in safety levels for the cruise industry following the coronavirus (covid-19) pandemic. These include...

Marnie Hunter, CNN • Published 13th February 2020 (CNN) — As the novel coronavirus continues to spread, the cruise industry is under scrutiny following an outbreak that has left one ship quarantined in Asia and passengers worldwide worrying about whether they need to change their cruise plans.More...

January 22, 2020 Shared from Cruise Industry News The early 2000s and the SARS virus sent Asia-Pacific operators scrambling to move ships, and the same may be about to play out as a number of brands...

David Nike Senior Contributor One of the fleet of Hurtigruten coastal cruise ships operating along the Norwegian coastline.GETTY A woman who fell from the...

October 16, 2019 Cruise Industry News Carnival Cruise Line is debuting a new safety briefing video that outlines its onboard safety regulations staring the line’s Chief Fun Officer Shaquille O’Neal. Produced with the important goals of getting and keeping guests’ attention and...

Jayme Deerwester, USA TODAY and Associated PressPublished 12:45 p.m. ET June 4, 2019 | Updated 9:10 a.m. ET June 6, 2019 President Donald Trump and his administration announced it will be imposing restrictions for Americans traveling to Cuba.  WASHINGTON – The Trump...