CDC has supplied Interim Steering for cruise ships throughout the interval of the No Sail Order to assist inform the plans that cruise strains develop to forestall, detect, comprise, and reply to COVID-19 on their ships.
CDC is dedicated to serving to tackle crew members’ questions or considerations whereas onboard and as they disembark. Crew members on ships in or desiring to be in US waters who’ve questions in regards to the course of for disembarkation or who’ve considerations about what their ship is doing to forestall COVID-19 onboard can share them with CDC by sending an e mail to [email protected].
CDC can be reminding all cruise strains in U.S. waters or in search of to function in U.S. waters of those necessities. With the help of its federal, state, and native companions, CDC stands able to direct ships that don’t comply to depart U.S. waters. CDC additionally reminds cruise ship operators that those that don’t comply could also be topic to legal penalties.