CDC has supplied Interim Guidance for cruise ships through the interval of the No Sail Order to assist inform the plans that cruise strains develop to stop, detect, include, and reply to COVID-19 on their ships.
CDC is dedicated to serving to tackle crew members’ questions or issues whereas onboard and as they disembark. Crew members on ships in or meaning to be in US waters who’ve questions concerning the course of for disembarkation or who’ve issues about what their ship is doing to stop COVID-19 onboard can share them with CDC by sending an electronic mail to [email protected].
CDC can also be reminding all cruise strains in U.S. waters or searching for 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.