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You Need an Experienced Boating Accident Attorney

Growing up on Long Beach Island, New Jersey, boating was always a fun way to relax and get out on the water. But when boat captains operate their boats in a negligent or careless manner, a fun activity can quickly turn quite serious. When it becomes dangerous and leads to an injury, a qualified boating accident attorney can help.

In 2016, the Coast Guard reported 4,463 accidents involving 701 deaths, 2,903 injuries, and approximately $49 million dollars in property damage. Alcohol use is the leading contributor of fatal crashes.

A majority of accidents that occur while pleasure boating include the following:

Careless and Reckless Conduct

Careless and reckless operation of a boat can lead to boating and water accidents. Such careless conduct can include:

Aside from careless or reckless operation of a boat, there are several other causes of boating accidents. These include:

While not always preventable, there are many things that can be done in order to minimize the risk of becoming involved in a boating accident. These include:

Getting the Results You Deserve

Boating should be fun and most importantly, safe. If you or a loved one has been involved in a boating accident, consulting with an experienced boating accident attorney can help. Injuries and fatalities are often caused by the negligence and carelessness of boat operators. We can help to determine who is at fault for your crash and will work to get you the results that you deserve.

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