As Florida and other US states go through various stages of reopening after the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, there are encouraging signs that the cruise industry will soon get back to operation. According to a May 13, 2020 article published by South Florida CBS News Channel 12, cruise lines are experiencing a 600% increase in bookings as compared to this time last year. The explosion in guest reservations occurred just after some cruise operators announced that they would be resuming trips starting in August 2020 from ports, including the Port of Miami.
Of course, the resumption of vacations at sea means that the risk of cruise accidents and injuries will pick up, as well. If you were hurt, a Miami cruise ship accident lawyer can provide specific information on your legal options, but some answers to frequently asked questions may be useful.
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