The types of claims that a boating accident lawyer will pursue can vary. Some of the most common boating accident claims include:

  • a collision between two or more motorized vessels
  • A collision between a motorized boat and a kayak or rowboat
  • Injuries to water skiers and swimmers who have been struck by a boat
  • Injuries because of impaired boating
  • Injuries because of speeding or reckless driving
  • Fuel fires or explosions
  • Capsizing
  • Striking underwater objects
  • Grounding

This list is not exhaustive, and therefore, if you have been injured while on a boat, you should contact a boating accident lawyer near you to analyze your injury case.