Every year personal watercraft and boating accidents occur on waterways throughout the country. When you or a loved one are involved in a boat wreck, Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys is here to help.
What are Causes of Boating Accidents?
Before launching a personal watercraft or a boat onto the water, it is important that both adults and children always wear a properly sized Coast Guard approved life jacket. Our boating accident lawyers also strongly encourage you to follow all waterway laws in your state and to have safety flotation devices with you at all times.Wearing a life jacket on the water, just like wearing a seat belt on land, can help save a life after an accident.
Here are five factors that may contribute to a boating accident on lakes or rivers:
Extreme weather conditions
Improper boat maintenance
Contact an Experienced Boating Accident Attorney
Everyone must adhere to all safety instructions and enjoy water activities responsible. Unfortunately, this is not always the case and you cannot control the actions and decisions of other boaters and personal watercraft operators that share the waterways with you. If you are hurt in a boat wreck, contact the experienced boating accident lawyers at Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys today.