San Diego Boating Accident Injury Lawyers
Fighting for the rights of boating and watercraft injury victims
Every year boating and personal watercraft accidents occur on waterways throughout San Diego County. Whether you are offshore of one of our many beaches or on the lake, boating accidents happen. If you need help after an accident, contact us today at 619-338-8230. We will gladly help you every step of the way. Our boating accident attorneys have experience handling these complex claims. We have helped clients who were in injured in boating accidents throughout San Diego and North County recover compensation for their losses. This includes medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. We understand local boating laws including the small details that can make or break a case. We’ll work diligently to get you the compensation that you deserve.
What are Causes of Boating Accidents?
Five factors that may contribute to a boating accidents
Extreme weather conditions: This can create disturbances in the water that make steering difficult. Boating in these conditions can be risky.
Reckless boating: Showing off for friends and passengers can result in boating accidents.
Boat maintenance: Not maintaining the boat or boating equipment can cause boat failure and may result in an accident.
Inexperience: Not taking the proper boating courses or learning the pathways may cause an accident.
Alcohol: Alcohol can also impair judgment and response time resulting in accident.
Types of Boating Accident Claims
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Boating Accident Attorneys in San Diego County
Everyone must be responsible and adhere to safety rules while enjoying water activities. Unfortunately, this is not always the case and you cannot control the actions of other boaters that share the waterways with you. If you are hurt in a boat wreck, contact our experienced boating accident lawyers today at 619-338-8230. The legal team at our injury law firm has helped our clients recover millions of dollars. Money that our clients receive is used to pay their medical bills, cover their lost wages, help them obtain the necessary rehabilitation services, and secure a stable future.
The Basics of Maritime Injury Law
The Jones Act
Long-shore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act
Death on the High Seas Act
General Maritime Law
Watercraft & Maritime Attorneys
We combine an in-depth understanding of maritime law with creative strategies to provide the highest quality legal representation to our maritime clients. If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a boating or maritime accident and you would like to speak with a maritime accident lawyer, contact the San Diego Injury Law Center today.