MIAMI – A cruise passenger alleges the ship's crewmembers dropped a table on her foot.
Partigul filed a complaint on Feb. 8 in the U.S. District Court for the
Southern District of Florida, Miami Division against NCL (Bahamas) LTD,
doing business as Norwegian Cruise Line, alleging negligence.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that on Jan. 1, 2017, she
suffered physical injuries when a large portable table was dropped onto
her foot by a crewmember of the defendant. The plaintiff holds NCL
(Bahamas) LTD, doing business as Norwegian Cruise Line, responsible
because the defendant allegedly failed to properly supervise its
employees that were in charge of putting away the large portable tables.
plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks all damages, interest, all
legal fees, and any other relief as the court deems just. She is
represented by Carol L. Finklehoffe and Jason R. Margulies of Lipcon,
Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman PA in Miami.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Miami Division Case number 1:17-cv-20507-KMM