Q: What can you do to get compensation if you get hurt working on a cruise ship?
A: Need more information. Were you a crew member? What company? Where(location) vessel when injured. Your nationality. The answer to these questions may determine what law applies.
You are entitled to have your living expenses paid (maintenance) and your medical bills paid (cure). Also if you were injured because of a dangerous condition on a ship or a co-workers negligence, you can sue under the Jones Act for personal injuries and lost wages.
More information on the Jones Act is available at :
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