Boating Accident Attorney in Martin County
Stuart Boating Accident Lawyer
Florida’s beautiful lakes and waterways are an attraction to locals as well as tourists. There are close to a million registered boats in our state alone. One doesn’t expect that a beautiful day out on the water can end in a tragic accident. Unfortunately, many boaters consider that consuming alcohol in quantity is part of the boating experience. Drunk watercraft operators are one of the main causes of deadly boat accidents. If you or a family member has been injured or harmed in a boating accident caused by the reckless or negligent acts of another, it is crucial that you contact a Martin County boating accident attorney.
Martin County Boating Accident Attorney
At Goldstein, Schmitt & Associates, PLC, an experienced personal injury lawyer can review the circumstances surrounding the accident and will act accordingly in seeking maximum compensation for any injury or loss. Boating accidents can cause serious or even fatal injuries, including brain damage that occurs when the body is deprived of oxygen due to being underwater while unconscious. The attorneys urge all boaters to use common sense safety rules, but even those on the water that are carefully adhering to sensible and legal boating rules can become the victim of a negligent or reckless boater.
A watercraft cannot move out of the way in a split second, and when a speeding or reckless boater creates an impact, the damages to the watercraft and individuals on it can be deadly. The person who is at-fault in the accident needs to take responsibility for their negligent or reckless actions. Part of this procedure is the demand for compensation for the accident they caused. It is important to those who would be out on the water in the future that they are protected from such people who do not take the responsibility of operating a boat seriously. Your claim for compensation is one way of making that person confront their responsibility in an accident. The attorney will aggressively fight for you and your future.
Contact a Martin County Boating Accident Attorney from Goldstein, Schmitt & Associates, PLC, if you or a loved one has suffered a boating accident injury.