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Accident raises questions about cruise ship safety

216899-costa-cruises-accident.jpgA huge cruise ship lies on its side just off the Tuscan coast of Italy, its captain is in jail, and cruise shop company shares are dropping on stock markets.

Those are all elements of the fallout of the Costa Concordia accident.

Douglas Ward is the author of Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising and Cruise Ships.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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