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Holland America hit with lawsuit over deadly COVID-19 outbreak onboard MS Zaandam

Passengers stricken with COVID-19 onboard Holland America’s MS Zaandam have filed suit against the cruise line. The lawsuit alleges Holland America did not take proper precautions when it came to protecting passengers from the coronavirus. “This cruise was a life-threatening nightmare,” Lieff Cabraser partner Kenny Byrd said in a statement, […]
Holland America hit with lawsuit over deadly COVID-19 outbreak onboard MS Zaandam
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Cruise-obsessed vacationers are desperate to set sail, even after high-profile coronavirus outbreaks on ships. We spoke with 18 cruisers about why they can’t wait to cast off.

The coronavirus pandemic has proved catastrophic for the cruise business. The entire industry has been forced to effectively suspend operations after a number of highly publicized COVID-19 outbreaks onboard ships like the Diamond Princess. But an avid community of frequent cruisers has remained eager to return to the ships whenever […]
Cruise-obsessed vacationers are desperate to set sail, even after high-profile coronavirus outbreaks on ships. We spoke with 18 cruisers about why they can’t wait to cast off.
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Leaked audio reveals that crew members on Cunard Line’s MS Queen Victoria cruise ship off the coast of England have been asked to quarantine in their rooms because of COVID-19 cases on board

The captain of Cunard Line’s MS Queen Victoria cruise ship said in a ship wide announcement this week that some crew members had COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus, according to leaked audio. Capt. Jonathan Ward told crew members that the ship, which is off the coast of Southampton, […]
Leaked audio reveals that crew members on Cunard Line’s MS Queen Victoria cruise ship off the coast of England have been asked to quarantine in their rooms because of COVID-19 cases on board
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Carnival is considering cutting passenger capacity on its cruise ships as it looks for ways to improve safety in wake of coronavirus outbreaks, sources say

Carnival Corp. may temporarily restrict the number of passengers on its ships when they begin sailing again, two sources close to the matter told Business Insider. The company would do so by making certain cabins off-limits to passengers, the sources said. Carnival also plans to continue checking passengers’ temperatures before […]
Carnival is considering cutting passenger capacity on its cruise ships as it looks for ways to improve safety in wake of coronavirus outbreaks, sources say
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Cruise workers on Holland America’s Rotterdam ship say they were forced into a perilous rescue mission of the COVID-19 stricken Zaandam, and now hundreds of crew members are stranded onboard wondering what’s next.

When Holland America’s MS Zaandam cruise ship was stricken with a coronavirus outbreak onboard, the MS Rotterdam was dispatched to provide aid. But crew members on the Rotterdam told Business Insider they felt blindsided when they were tasked with taking on hundreds of Zaandam passengers – and risking exposure to […]
Cruise workers on Holland America’s Rotterdam ship say they were forced into a perilous rescue mission of the COVID-19 stricken Zaandam, and now hundreds of crew members are stranded onboard wondering what’s next.
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