Port Canaveral Cruise Ship Lawyer

If you or your loved ones were injured on a Port Canaveral cruise ship, then you should at least speak with a Port Canaveral cruise ship accident lawyer. When you purchased your cruise ship ticket that was essentially a contract that you entered into with the cruise lines. Like all contracts, both parties have rights and obligations. In order to clearly understand your rights and obligations, it is essential that you consult with Port Canaveral cruise ship injury attorney as soon as possible. After any cruise ship injury, time is not on your side.

In nearly all cruise ship injury cases, there are two immediate areas of inquiry which must be addressed. First is the statute of limitations which defines the amount of time in which you have to file a lawsuit for damages such as lost wages, medical expenses, rehabilitation costs as well as pain and suffering. The second area of inquiry involves a determination of where your lawsuit must be filed. It is the experience of our Port Canaveral cruise ship accident lawyers that most cruise ship accident cases must be filed in Miami federal court regardless of where the injury took place.

Over the years, the Miami cruise ship accident lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz have helped cruise ship accident victims who were injured throughout the world. Most cruise ship accident lawsuits and up being filed in federal court in Miami. So if you were injured on a Port Canaveral cruise ship, it is more likely than not that your lawsuit will need to be filed in Miami federal court.

The Port Canaveral cruise ship accident lawyers are here to inform and ultimately assist you in case you are injured on a Port Canaveral cruise ship. Contact us today for your confidential and free consultation at 1-877-475-2905.

Port Canaveral

Dedicated on November 4th, 1953 Port Canaveral’s first industry was commercial fishing. Then within a few years cargo vessels arrived, filled with oil and newsprint, and by 1958 tanker vessels carrying central Florida’s orange juice made their way to New York.

Cruise traffic began to appear in 1964 with the SS Yarmouth Castle being one of the first few cruise ships in the area. Today almost 4 million tons of cargo moves through the Port each year, and it is home to a major petroleum terminal and tank farm.

The Port Canaveral has played an integral role in the American space program. A Lock dedicated to the movement of rockets was opened in 1965 and was used during the Apollo space program. Segments of the Saturn V moved through this port and NASA contributed significant funds for improvements to the Canaveral Lock that same year, and more recently the Space Shuttle’s external tanks were floated into the Port for each mission.

Port Canaveral Cruise Ship Lines and Ships

The main cruise lines that operate in Port Canaveral are:

  • Norwegian Cruise Lines
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Carnival Cruise Line

Some of the ships that sail from Canaveral Port are:

  • Disney Fantasy
  • Carnival Magic
  • Carnival Victory
  • Freedom of the Seas
  • Disney Dream
  • Majesty of the Seas
  • Norwegian Breakaway
  • Seven Seas Mariner

If you or a loved one were injured on any of these Canaveral Port cruise ships, then you should call the Port Canaveral cruise ship accident lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz. Contact us today for your free no obligation consultation at 1-877-475-2905.

Port Canaveral Cruise Ship Accident Lawyers

At Gerson & Schwartz our Port Canaveral cruise ship injury attorneys in Miami have the experience and knowledge to guide and advocate for people who were hurt and damaged in:

The Port Canaveral cruise ship accident and injury lawyers at Gerson & Schwartz, PA are available to represent and assist crew, passengers or anyone else injured on a Port Canaveral cruise ship accident. Our Miami cruise ship injury attorneys have developed and continue to maintain strategic alliances with lawyers in nearly all jurisdictions. Our cruise ship injury law firm regularly receives requests for co-counsel and referrals from other attorneys for cruise ship injury lawsuits that are required to be filed in the federal court in Miami.

Our Miami personal injury law offices are located near to the federal courthouse in Miami as well as the Port of Miami. Our lawyers have more than 80 years of experience collectively in the representation of victims of cruise ship accidents and mishaps, maritime cases, and wrongful death claims. All of our cruise ship injury cases are handled under a contingent fee arrangement in accordance with Bar Rules. Stated simply, there are no attorney fees until or unless we make a financial recovery for you. Contact us today for a free consultation at 1-877-475-2905.

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