UK cruisers have posted on a UK forum that allegedly Costa carry out the Boat Drill on the 2nd day of a cruise? If so - this could lead to a major overhaul of regulations. So all those who try and skip safety drill - don't.e
I do not know if that is true but assuming it is - that may have contributed to the panic.
I think Mike M nailed it - people do panic. I know from experience of being trapped in a building that was on fire
I am so glad I was not there and feel for those involved.
Apparently the little lsland only has a population of 1500.
No doubt we will learn more and for this to happen so close to the 100th anniversary of Titanic.
My family have already asked me if I am cancelling my next cruise - no chance.