Tragic Ship Accident in Budapest

3. Juni 2019

Last week, a tragic ship accident occurred on the river Danube in Budapest. Several people died when a cruise ship, the Viking Sigyn, sailing under Swiss flag, collided with a small excursion boat. Many people are still missing. In the meantime, the captain of the cruise ship has been detained and questioned by the Hungarian authorities.
schadenanwaelte already provided information about the legal situation with regard to international ship accidents in one of our newsletters which can be found here: