Not sure which would be more dangerous staying onboasrd ship until it sinks or having to ride that pod when it was being launched
I'll take my chances with the ship.
Or to coin the quote from agent "K", you may want to fasten your seat belt
And fit a spew bag over the head. Also saves cost of going to the theme park, just in one bounce.
The guy who tripped was on his own no way to stop the ship once it started to move
Agreed. Good evidence of lax procedures. No spotters, no 2-way radios, no hand signals. One man appears to have jumped in. Hope he wasn't crushed against a pier by the wave, as it didn't seem to have surfed him back out on the pavement.
...we'll learn more by wandering than searching...