The article I read, said he ran through a window. Do the ship windows open?
On ships windows that open are called doors
Can't really imagine being so drunk you think you can jump off a ship. The guy is SO lucky to be alive.
He should be charged the costs of the recovery effort! He'll probably be demanding they return the unfinished liquor left in his cabin that he brought onboard with him, and the full beers he never got to finish from his bucket of beer.