February 1, 2020 - The corona virus is affecting the cruise industry. AroundTo ensure maximum safety for guests and crew on board the Costa ships, Costa Crociere tightened thePrecautions on board his fleet again. As of yesterday, no guests, visitors or crew members of any nationality who have been in China in the last 14 days are allowed to board Costa ships.
In a statement, Neil Palomba, President of Costa Crociere, is quoted as saying: “Costa Crociere is closely monitoring the ever-changing health and safety situation and is consulting with international and local health authorities to ensure constant monitoring and protection of health Ensure board. Our medical teams on board are also constantly updated by our central medical department. They guarantee that, depending on the developing international scenarios, controls and investigations for ordinary and extraordinary prevention are carried out on board all ships in our fleet. "
A few weeks ago, Costa Crociere tightened the access rules to the cruise ships in the fleet. Passengers are forced to get one upon embarkation mandatory health declaration submit. Also be sanitary examinations of crew and crewg performed by the medical staff on board.
Costa Fortuna in Ibiza town
The cruise company emphasizes that Safety and health of passengers and crew are top priority for Costa Crociere. Medical staff are available on board the cruise ships 24 hours a day. Experts and external medical institutions offer advice and support to the on-board medical staff. In this context, Costa emphasizes that the cruise industry is one of the best equipped and most experienced sectors in the field of health protection.