Contact an Experienced Cruise Ship Accident Lawyer
if you were a passenger hurt in an accident on a cruise ship, Grossman Attorneys at Law wants to help you get the compensation you deserve. We charge no attorneys’ fees or costs until we recover compensation for you. Contact us online or call (800) 940-8048 today.
Grossman Attorneys at Law Brings Justice to Cruise Ship Injury Victims
At our cruise ship injury firm, we’ve represented cruise ship passengers who have sustained trips and falls in hot tubs, over fire door thresholds, changes in elevations, design defects, falling objects, shore side excursions and food poisoning, and common cruise ship illneses such as Norwalk Virus and Legionella.
We have litigated personal injury claims against Royal Caribbean Cruises, Carnival Corporation, Norweigan Cruise Lines, Disney Cruise Lines, Princess Cruise Lines, and Holland America to name a few.
Our maritime attorneys are experienced in the investigation and prosecution of cruise ship passenger injury and wrongful death claims. We are known for our responsiveness, thorough, and hands-on litigation style, investigative and negotiating skills, and our accessibility to our clients. We go wherever you need us to be.
We Can Assist You From Wherever You Live
Our cruise ship accident attorneys are here to help you wherever you are after you’ve been injured while vacationing on a cruise ship:
- Baltimore, MD
- Bar Harbor, ME
- Bayonne, NJ
- Boston, MA
- Camden, ME
- Catalina, CA
- Charleston, SC
- Fort Lauderdale, FL
- Galveston, TX
- Gloucester, MA
- Jacksonville, FL
- Long Beach, CA
- Los Angeles, CA
- Martha’s Vineyard, MA
- Miami, FL
- Mobile, AL
- Monterey, CA
- New Orleans, LA
- New York, NY
- Newport, RI
- Norfolk, VA
- Philadelphia, PA
- Port Canveral, FL
- Portland, ME
- San Diego, CA
- San Fransisco, CA
- Santa Barbara, CA
- Savannah, GA
- Seattle, WA
- Staunton, VA
- Tampa, FL
- Williamsburg, VA
In consideration of payment, you, the passenger, received a written contract of passage. The forum selection clauses (which designates where a lawsuit must be filed) on cruise tickets are enforceable. Most of the major cruise lines, including Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Carnival, require that lawsuits be filed within one (1) year of the date of injury, with written notice to the cruise line of the circumstances surrounding the incident and injury, here, in Miami, Florida. Our cruise ship injury lawyers routinely represent Florida residents, and non-Florida residents alike, in maritime injury lawsuits in Miami, Florida.
Cruise Ship Injuries and Accidents We Handle
Our Florida cruise ship injury lawyers have experience in litigating all types of injuries sustained on a cruise ship, including:
- Cruise ship groundings
- Hurricane-related accidents
- Slip and fall accidents
- Trip and fall accidents
- Falls over dangerous bathroom thresholds or coamings
- Swimming pool accidents
- Physical assault by cruise ship employees
- Sexual assault by cruise ship employees
- Physical assault by other passengers
- Sexual assault by other passengers
- Inadequate ship security
- Inadequate lighting
- Food Poisoning (salmonella, etc.)
- Over-serving of alcohol
- Head injuries
- Spinal injuries
- Medical malpractice of ship doctors and nursing staff
- Legionnaires disease
- Other serious cruise ship injuries
Note: Disney Cruise Line requires suit be brought in Brevard County, Florida.
Cruise Ship Accident Frequently Asked Questions
What type of damages can I recover from a cruise ship accident?
The types of damages you can recover include, but are not limited to:
- Medical costs,
- Pain and suffering,
- Loss of wages,
- Loss of future earnings,
- Loss of companionship, and
- Punitive damages (in limited cases).
How can a cruise ship accident lawyer help me?
Only an experienced lawyer can properly look at the facts and circumstances of your case and let you know if you have a valid claim for recovery.
It takes a trained eye to be able to determine if negligence was involved, who committed the negligence, and what parties can be held responsible.
Injured In a Cruise Ship Accident? We Can Help
Cruise ship accidents can cause serious injury. Victims may need long-term medical treatment and struggle to pay bills if they are unable to work.
At Grossman Attorneys at Law, we know that you need an expert and an advocate on your side. Our personal injury attorneys can take on the insurance companies on your behalf, fighting for every bit of compensation you deserve. We specialize in injury law, and our attorneys are proficient negotiators and litigators.
So whether it is settlement negotiation or a trial, you know you’ve got experience and expertise on your side. We never charge a fee for consultations, and we are available at night and on the weekends.