Cruise Ship Deaths and Injuries From Around The World

So while most of us thought it would be awesome to go on a cruise ship, it turns out – at least for these folks – that taking a cruise is dangerous business.

Cruise ship tourist killed in Tauranga named

https://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/cruise-ship-tourist-killed-tauranga-namedPolice have named the American cruise ship tourist killed in a cycling accident in Tauranga last week.

She was 71-year-old Carol Ann MacMillan from the United States.

The New York woman was on a short cycle excursion with several other passengers …

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Malaysian authorities searching for Singaporean who fell off cruise ship in Strait of Malacca

http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/malaysian-authorities-searching-singaporean-who-fell-cruise-ship-strait-malacca-reportSINGAPORE — Search and rescue operations are ongoing for a 60-year-old Singaporean man who fell overboard from a cruise ship in the Strait of Malacca, reported the New Straits Times on Tuesday (Nov 29).

The incident occurred on Sunday night, …

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River cruise ship crashes into Main Street Bridge

A large river cruise ship crashed into the Main Street Bridge Friday evening, leaving the vessel wedged underneath and closing the downtown bridge indefinitely, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

No injuries were reported in the accident …

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Main Street Bridge Not Significantly Damaged By Ship Crash

The Florida Department of Transportation is investigating damage to Jacksonville’s Main Street Bridge after a river cruise ship crashed into it Friday evening.

The accident occurred just before 7:30 p.m. during the annual lighting of the Christmas tree …

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Cyclist widower says ‘no blame’ in wife’s death

A cruise ship passenger was killed in an accident with a truck while on a cycling tour in Tauranga.

The husband of a tourist killed in a central Tauranga crash has returned home to America.

Tourism Bay of Plenty chief executive Kristin …

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Main Street bridge shut after ship accident

http://jacksonville.com/news/2016-11-25/main-street-bridge-shut-after-ship-accidentA river cruise ship hit Jacksonville’s Main Street bridge Friday night, forcing it to be shut down until further notice, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Police said the white ship hit the bridge some time after 7 p.m., appearing to have …

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Cruise ship passenger killed in bicycle crash

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/bay-of-plenty-times/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503343&objectid=11753022A cruise ship passenger on a cycling tour was hit by a truck and killed near the Tauranga Harbour Bridge onramp on Dive Cres.

Emergency services were called to the crash at the Dive Cres, Mirrielees Rd junction shortly after midday …

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Three dockworkers burnt while dismantling pipeline from cruise ship

http://www.maritimeherald.com/2016/three-dockworkers-burnt-during-dismantling-pipeline-from-cruise-ship-in-malta/Three dockworkers were injured during dismantling a pipeline from cruise ship Costa neoRiviera at Dock 6 in Palumbo Ship Repair Yard in Cospicua, Malta.

The workers were dismantling a pipeline on the at docked vessel, when the …

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Three men scalded while repairing cruise ship

http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20161118/local/two-men-scalded-in-ship-repair-accident.631395Two men were seriously injured this afternoon after they were scalded while working on repairs to a docked ship.

The men were dismantling a pipeline on the Costa neoRiviera at Dock 6 in Cospicua when a line in the ship’s control room was accidentally …

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Four die as cruise ship runs aground near Cambodia

At least four persons were killed as a small cruise ship hit a sandbank near the seashore in Cambodia’s Kampot province, police said on Tuesday.

The accident occurred on Monday night when the ship, carrying about 70 …

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Families of killed rowers to negotiate with cruise ship firm

http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/families-killed-rowers-negotiate-cruise-ship-firmThe family of two rowers killed in a boat accident on Friday will today meet with representatives of the cruise ship company involved to negotiate a compensation package, with no court complaint or arrests having been made as of yesterday.

The two …

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British cruise ship passenger dies in bus crash

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-37936675A British passenger has died and nine others have been injured in a bus crash on a P&O Cruises holiday.

They were on a shore excursion on the Caribbean island of Dominica on Wednesday when their tour bus was involved in a collision.

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