Boating Accidents in California
The Frightening Statistics of Boat Accidents
According to a recent report by the U.S. Coast Guard, the Golden State
ranks fourth in the number of boats owned and operated on our waterways.
This same report also revealed that California ranks second in the nation
for the highest number of boat-related accidents and fatalities!
At Goldberg & Gille, we are all too aware of these startling figures.
If you have been the victim of a boating accident, we can provide you
with a knowledgeable
personal injury lawyer committed to getting you fair compensation for the emotional, medical
and financial trauma produced by your accident.
Not all boating accidents are collisions.
Not all boating accidents are the spectacular, explosive collisions you
see on television and the movies. The California Department of Boating
and Waterways broadly defines numerous types of boating accidents to include
falling in or off a boat, injuries from propellers, and water-skier mishaps.
Regardless of the type of incident, all of these and more can create long-lasting
and extensive consequences for their victims. Our team of legal professionals
is prepared to zealously represent individuals facing any type of injury
caused by any manner of boating calamity. To find out more details on
how to seek reparation for the damages generated by your boating accident,
fill out our
case evaluation form today.
Primary Causes of Boating Accidents
Just as varied as the type of boating accidents are the contributing factors
that cause them. These circumstances can include:
- Operator inexperience or inattention
- Improper lookout procedures
- Equipment malfunction
- Excessive speed
- Alcohol use
- Failing to follow the rules of navigation
Seek assistance from Goldberg & Gille today!
Now is the time to hold those accountable for the devastating harm resulting
from your boating accident. Our experienced legal team in Pasadena, California
is ready to go the extra mile for you in your claim.
today to speak with a personal injury attorney. We are ready to aggressively
fight those liable for your injuries or damages and get you the reimbursement you need.