Dominica: Cruise line sued by tourist for broken ankle in zipline accident off ship

Posted on October 1, 2017 • Filed under: Caribbean, Tourist Injured


By Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson – In this week article, we examine the case of Ceithami v. Celebrity Cruises, Inc., 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 126431 (S.D. Fla. 2016) in which Ceithami was a cruise passenger aboard the Celebrity Summit on December 9, 2014 when she purchased from Celebrity a ‘zip-line excursion ride’ in Dominica run by Wacky Rollers Adventure Vacations and Expeditions, Ltd. (‘WRAVE’). She rode the WRAVE zip-line that same day and suffered a compound fracture of her left ankle when she continued past the ride’s landing platform and struck a tree…Seeking redress for her injuries, Ceithami filed this lawsuit…alleging five putative causes of action against Celebrity: (1) direct negligence in choosing and monitoring WRAVE; (2) negligent misrepresentation…read article
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