Florida Boating Accident Attorney
Were You Recently Involved in a Boat Accident? We Can Help!
As one of the top boating destinations in the country, Florida is no stranger to boat accidents. Every year, the number of boat accident claims that Coastal Claims Law Firm handles continue to rise. If you or your loved one was recently involved in a boating accident, let our experienced attorneys help you. We bring with us a proven track record of recovering large sums of compensation and acquiring favorable rulings in Florida, including Miami, Broward, Boca Raton, Tampa, and, Jacksonville.
We have handled multiple boating accident claims involving:
- Cabin cruisers
- Runabout boats
- Inflatable boats
- Kayaks, paddle boards, and canoes
- Personal watercrafts, such as jet skis and wave runners
Our Florida boating accident lawyers have the skills and in-depth knowledge in the navigational rules and safety laws to help ensure positive results in your case.
Common Causes of a Boating Accident
Many individuals may assume that boating accidents occur due to the natural unpredictability of the sea and weather. The countless boating accident claims we handle, however, tell another story.
Below are some of the most common causes of a boat accident:
- Boating under the influence
- Reckless boat operation
- Insufficient knowledge of the navigational rules
- Collision with another boat or watercraft
- Defective boat design
- Mechanical failure
- Overcrowding or overloading
Boat accident claims can be complex and may depend on whether you were employed by, or a guest of the boat owner. You can rest assured that our Florida boating accident attorneys have the experience to advocate your rights and obtain the compensation you deserve.