Injuries from Defective Equipment
It is a critical responsibility for cruise ship management to keep their passengers safe at all times, but sometimes cruise ships and their managers fail to uphold safety standards and an accident results. Sadly, defective or malfunctioning equipment are often to blame for serious injuries to customers on board a cruise ship. These injuries could easily costs thousands of dollars to treat, and many people would significantly struggle under these expenses. Fortunately, the attorneys of Louis A. Vucci, P.A., can help victims pursue financial compensation that may be their due in the event of an injury-causing defect on a cruise.
Common Defects on Cruise Ships
Sometimes defective equipment on a cruise ship is not discovered until it is too late. Some situations involving equipment defects or malfunctions that may result in serious injury are:
- Collapsing ramps
- Malfunction of a tender boat
- Poor dock conditions
- Other transportation defects
These common defects on board cruise ships (or on their associated ground-based transportation) can mean serious injury to yourself or your loved ones. If you have been injured through a situation like this, an experienced cruise ship attorney can help you fight for financial restitution.
Contact a Cruise Ship Injury Attorney Today
If your cruise was ruined because of a defective piece of equipment and your subsequent injury, you might be entitled to financial compensation. The attorneys of Louis A. Vucci, P.A., can help you evaluate your legal options and decide on the best next step for your financial pursuit. Contact our offices today by calling (786) 375-0344, and learn more about how we can help you.