As you may know, there is a national shortage of truck drivers. Why is this important to maritime law? It's ships that may need to take over transportation on America's waterways.
The Jones Act, also known as the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, has many different functions.
Cruise ship workers are responsible for many tasks, ranging from food preparation to providing all types of assistance to guests. While they do their part in keeping the ship running smoothly, they often overlook their own health and well-being.