Florida Boating Accident Lawyers
Florida is often considered one of the pleasure boating capitals of the United States with its several hundred miles of shoreline surrounding almost the entire state. Thousands of boating enthusiasts come from around the world each year to the Miami Boat Show alone. Thousands more come to enjoy boating during the winter months, while fisherman come year round to sport fish and participate in the many fishing tournaments from the Florida Keys all the way to the Florida Gulf Coast and panhandle.
Unfortunately, with all the boats on the water, accidents will happen. Accidents occur for several reasons; many occur due to the inexperience or carelessness of the boat operator, while others are caused by improper maintenance of the vessel, or the quickly changing conditions in the ocean. Whatever the case may be, the Florida Boating accident lawyers at Dell & Schaefer have over 30 years experience in representing injury victims where the injury is caused by negligent boaters.
Boating accidents often result in serious injuries to passengers. The combination of speed, together with the lack of protection that automobiles afford to its passengers account for many of the serious injuries sustained by passengers.
If you have been injured in a boating accident, contact attorneys Dell & Schaefer for a free consultation. We will explain the boating laws in Florida and how they apply to your particular situation. Our lawyers can assist in getting you the proper medical treatment for your injuries and document the extent of those injuries in order to get you the maximum compensation or settlement for your pain and suffering, as well as any economic damages that you may have sustained.
Our Florida Boating Accidents Cases
- Boat Accident Results in $50,000 Settlement Client Is Injured On A Speed Boat Our client, a mid thirties woman from Boca Raton, was riding in a speed boat with her friends. The ocean was choppy that day and there were sizeable waves around them. The boat […]