Boating Accidents

Have you suffered an injury on the water? You may be entitled to damages.

With over a million boats and other types of vessels registered in Florida, which is more than any other state, water sport and activity accidents are bound to occur.  Just in the year 2006, there were over 650 boating accidents in Florida, which resulted in almost 70 fatalities and over 400 injuries.  The most frequent types of boating-related accidents included collisions with other boats, falls overboard, swamping, and capsizing.

Additionally, according to U.A. Coast Guard statistics in 2006, boating accidents caused more than $8.3 million dollars in property damage.

If you or a family member have been injured as a result of a boating accident, the Law Offices of Jerrod Paul can help you regain financial compensation up to the fullest extent of your losses.  The Law Offices of Jerrod Paul also represents the family members of those who have died as a result of a wrongful death in such accidents.   

The types of boating accidents the Law Office of Jerrod Paul handles include:

  • Water ski accidents
  • Wakeboard accidents
  • Slips and falls on docks and decks
  • Fire or explosions
  • Personal watercraft injuries (jet skis)
  • Tubing accidents
  • Dock collisions
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Swimmers and skiers run over by watercraft.

To learn more about how the Law Offices of Jerrod Paul can help you with your boating accident case, please schedule a free consultation today.