UK detains five cruise ships over crew welfare issuesChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 23, 2020
Five out of the six cruise ships inspected by UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency surveyors in British Ports Friday have been detained over crew welfare issues.
Welfare Vasco de Gama ship
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All these are in breach of the Maritime Labor Convention (MLC) and the ships have been detained for that reason.
All five are from the same company Global Cruise Lines Limited.
Four of the vessels are flagged with the Bahamas and one with Portugal (Madeira). ■