Negligent Hiring on Cruise Ships

Cruise ships are responsible for ensuring their crew members are qualified to fulfill the duties of their positions, especially when regarding medical staff positions. Unfortunately, negligent hiring may occur and consequently put the safety of cruise ship passengers at risk. Negligent hiring includes failing to check credentials, failing to check criminal backgrounds, and hiring those who are lacking proper certification. The lawyers at Louis A. Vucci P.A. are dedicated to assisting any individual who has been adversely affected by cruise ship hiring negligence.

Our lawyers recognize that passengers can be hurt and put in risky situations because of the negligence of cruise ship companies. Our legal team has the experience necessary to help you throughout the process of seeking compensation from any liable party. With the help of our lawyers you can be well on your way to recovery and financial stability.

Dangers of Negligent Hiring


Negligent hiring practices can lead to a number of dangerous situations in which people who are not qualified to work on cruise ships are hired. Some of the types of cases we handle include negligent hiring that allows:

  • Sexual assault
  • Underqualified staff
  • Criminal backgrounds
  • History of violence

If you have suffered from injuries or illnesses on a cruise ship due to negligent hiring, you may be able eligible for compensation for damages.

Contact a Negligent Hiring Lawyer


The lawyers at Louis A. Vucci P.A. are ready to provide you with experienced legal counsel so that you can find justice. Call (786) 375-0344 (786) 375-0344 today to speak with a cruise ship personal injury attorney about your legal options.