Some of the most common kinds of boating accident cases we’ve handled include:
Accidents do not always involve the boats themselves, as people can also be harmed because of certain dangerous conditions on some vessels. Slip and fall accidents are a common cause of injuries, while falling objects or other hazards may injure others.
Many boating accidents are caused by negligence on the part of the operator. Some of the most common causes of injury accidents include:
Also, a defective part or design of the vessel itself could result in a severe injury accident. When this happens, the manufacturer or another entity along the supply chain could be liable for the accident and could owe the victim fair compensation.
If you’ve been hurt in a boating accident, the party responsible could owe you significant compensation. Most injury claims are settled out of court, but some cases will require a lawsuit and a trial to resolve. Regardless of how your case is resolved, you could be entitled to compensation for the financial and emotional harm you suffer.
Economic damages include:
Non-economic damages include: