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Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas ship.

The parents of the toddler who fell from the 11th floor of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship are suing the company

The lawsuit, filed Wednesday, reportedly alleges that Royal Caribbean was negligent by leaving open the window the girl fell through.
A Cruise Bolt.

GM’s former president is now running the self-driving-car company Cruise. He says it’s time to move past the automobile.

Dan Ammann wrote that Cruise offers the best alternative: All-electric, driverless, and available whenever customers require mobility.
The Nippon Maru cruise ship has received failing scores after sanitary inspections by the CDC.

The 10 nastiest cruise ships that have sailed in the US

Cruise ships often receive passing grades during their sanitary inspections, but a handful have failed.
Utility galley workers often work 12-14 hours per day, seven days per week for just $500-$700 per month, Michael Guilford said.

Cruise-ship workers reveal how much money they make

Business Insider spoke with 35 current and former cruise-ship employees who described their average monthly earnings.
Costa Cruises' Costa Pacifica ship.

The number of reported allegations of sexual assault on cruise ships was up 32% during the first three-quarters of this year

There were 79 reported allegations of sexual assault on cruise ships this year through September, up from 60 during the same period in both 2018.
People left the Norwegian Joy with a virus.

At least 10 more passengers have gotten sick on the Norwegian Joy cruise ship after 6 people got fell ill week

Last weekend, six people fell ill with a virus on the Norwegian Joy. On Sunday, 10 to 19 more passengers fell ill on the same ship.
“The food sucks,” a former employee for Norwegian Cruise Line and Holland America Line said.

Cruise-line workers reveal one of the worst parts of living on a cruise ship

Five people who have worked on cruise ships told Business Insider they did not like the food served to crew members.
A crew member works aboard the Cunard cruise liner RMS Queen Mary 2 in 2017.

There’s a strict hierarchy on cruise ships that creates a huge gap between the highest and lowest-paid workers. Many of those at the bottom make...

Cruise-ship workers closer to the bottom of the hierarchy described more difficult working and living conditions than those at the top.
"The cruise industry does not have to comply with US labor laws," the maritime lawyer Jim Walker said.

A lawyer who represents cruise-ship workers reveals why it’s nearly impossible for them to sue their employers when they feel like they’ve...

Cruise lines include arbitration requirements in their contracts with employees, making it very difficult for workers to sue them.
Rates for its maiden voyage start around $14,000 per person.

The world’s first hybrid cruise ship is currently on its maiden voyage, an 18-day trip to Antarctica with 450 guests onboard. Here’s a loo...

The MS Roald Amundsen's maiden voyage is a polar expedition supported by battery power. Take a look inside the ship making cruising more eco-friendly.