Life in Phoenix is often dry and dusty, but residents don’t have to travel very far to enjoy the many water recreational activities at places like Lake Mead, Bartlett Lake, Saguaro Lake, and Roosevelt Lake. While spending a relaxing day on the lake can be the perfect remedy to a stressful week, congested waterways and inattentive boaters can quickly turn a peaceful afternoon into a nightmare.
According to the U.S. Coastguard, the main factors that contribute to boating accidents are:
- operator inattention,
- careless/reckless operation,
- passenger/skier behavior,
- excessive speed, and
Boat accidents attorneys know that many boating accidents could be avoided if boaters adhered to boating safety rules. When a boater’s negligence results in injury to others, that person may be held liable for their actions. An experienced boating accident attorney should have the resources to thoroughly investigate your claim and be prepared to take your case to court if a fair settlement cannot be reached.
Contact a Boating Accident Lawyer
Patton Mosier has tremendous experience representing the rights of accident victims. By limiting the number of clients we represent, we are able to provide our clients with premier representation that is truly client-centered. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a boating accident, contact us immediately for the sound legal advice and aggressive representation you need.