Grande Caribe accidents and incidents
CruiseMapper's Grande Caribe cruise ship accidents, incidents and law news reports relate to a 96-passenger vessel owned by Blount Small Ship Adventures (Small Cruise Lines). Our Grande Caribe accidents page contains reports made by using official data from renown online news media sources, US Coast Guard and Wikipedia.
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- Norovirus (passengers/crew) - 2008 (total 47 / 9)
Cruise Illness / Norovirus Outbreaks
In October 2008, during cruise itinerary October 1-12, the ship reported a Norovirus outbreak (gastrointestinal illness) with infected 18 passengers (out of 68, or 26,5%) and 1 crew (out of 17, or 5,9%). On the next scheduled voyage (itinerary Dec 12-24), a Noro virus outbreak infected 29 passengers (42,7% of all) and 8 crew (47,1% of all).
All sick suffered from Noro virus symptoms (predominantly vomiting and diarrhea) and were quarantined to their cabins.
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