The world watched in horror the tragedy of the Costa Concordia, which struck rock and capsized off the coast of Isola del Giglio in Italy on January 13, killing 32 people. Cruise Lines International Association has since announced a number of new safety policies for its members, including mandating that the required emergency drill take place prior to departure; having the number of life jackets on board exceed the number of passengers; and a new Nationality of Passengers policy, which ...

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