Boating Accidents

Boat Crash Attorneys

Many people find boating on open waterways a fun recreational activity. The fun comes to an abrupt stop when a boating accident occurs. The most common causes of boating accidents are the result of weather extremes, dangerous and/or negligent conduct, and occasionally manufacturer product defects.

Hurt in an accident on the water? Contact Petro Accident & Injury Attorneys. Our attorneys are experienced at building strong cases, giving your personal injury claim the attention it deserves, and getting you any compensation that you may be entitled to for your injuries.

Causes of Boating Accidents

When a boating accident is not the result of extreme weather conditions, an act of negligence is generally found to be the main cause. Individuals, groups of people, small business, or large corporations, can all be responsible for endangering the lives of others through carelessness or neglect.

The most common causes of boating accidents include:

  • Crashes with other vessels, fixed objects or people
  • Negligent operation (Endangering a towed skier or tuber)
  • Reckless Operation (Boating under the influence of alcohol or drugs)
  • Dangerous or faulty parts
  • Negligent maintenance

Contact Boat Accident Lawyers

After an accident, you just want to focus on getting better, and back to your normal routine, as soon as possible. Petro Accident & Injury Attorneys accident and injury attorneys can help take away some of the stress and hassle resulting from a boating accident, by dealing with the insurance company on your behalf, and processing your personal injury claim. So don’t wait! We look forward to helping you in your quest for justice.