When Andrew Goldstein suffers a sudden medical emergency that requires a blood transfusion while on his recent Norwegian Cruise, he is left behind in St. Kitts to seek treatment. Now he wants our advocacy team to help him get a refund from NCL for his cruise and reimbursement for his additional travel and medical expenses. But is this reasonable? “I only needed a blood transfusion! Why did Norwegian Cruise Line leave me in St. Kitts?”
Fred and Connie Claussen’s honeymoon cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas ended on a tragic note. During the voyage, Fred suffered a massive heart attack. The Serenade’s medical staff treated him and then diverted the ship to St. Kitts, where he was transferred to a hospital.
“Are cruise lines “dumping” their sick passengers?”