Get Help Seeking Compensation After a Boating Accident!
Boating accident injuries can be as minor as a first degree burn or scrape to a traumatic brain or spinal injury. Unfortunately, some boat accidents can also be fatal. It is important that you contact an boating accident lawyer at Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys as soon as you or a loved one have been seriously hurt or fatally injured in a boating accident.
So, make one call to receive a free, personal consultation. Our personal injury legal team wants to learn more about the incident that caused your boat accident injury or the wrongful death of a loved one. You can also contact our law offices directly by calling toll-free 844-977-1900 to see if you may be entitled to compensation for any injuries or damages resulting from a boating accident.
What Are the Most Common Causes of Boat Accident Injuries?
You can avoid some boat accident injuries by practicing common sense. Others are completely out of the hands of the vessel operator and / or boat passenger(s).
Properly fitting life jackets, keeping a look out for other boaters and personal water craft operators and following basic waterway rules and laws can help reduce your chances of a severe or fatal accident.
A few of the most common causes of boat accident injuries on lakes and waterways include:
- Slippery boat deck
- Improper boat maintenance
- Passengers acting recklessly
- Proper safety gear is not on vessel
- Boat operator is driving distracted
- Boat operator is driving recklessly
- Vessel collides with another boat or underwater object
- Boat operator is driving under the influence of drugs and / or alcohol
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a boat accident, you need to report the incident within 48 hours to the local Game and Fish Department or State Parks Boating Safety Program.
Our Boating Accident Lawyers Charge No Fees Unless You Win!
A skilled boating accident lawyer is your first line of defense after receiving an injury in a boat accident. Submit an online case review form now or call our offices directly at 844-977-1900 to schedule a free initial consultation.
We will work hard to get you any compensation you so rightly deserve after a personal injury. Our national boating accident lawyers are the way to go after a boat wreck.