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Our Tucson boating accident lawyers can help you recover payment for your personal injury losses. Water accidents are common in Arizona due to the many visitors to our lakes and rivers.
Water Accident Statistics
The United States Coast Guard reported 4,233 recreational boats in this country in the year 2011. These incidents included damage to property, personal injuries, and even wrongful death claims.
The negligence and inattention of boat drivers typically causes of boating accidents. Also, excessive speed, operator inexperience, and the use of alcohol are leading causes to serious boating accidents.
Other common causes and factors of boating accidents may include:
Boating accidents are reported every year in Theodore Roosevelt Lake in Gila County, Arizona.
A person is severely injured and requires medical attention, or a life is lost due to the boat accident.
Property damage that totals more than $500.
The accident causes complete damage to the water vessel.
A person has disappeared from the vessel with potential circumstances of death or severe injury.
Death, disappearance, or injury reports should be filed as soon as possible and no later than within 48 hours. Damage reports should be filed within 10 days.
Have you or a family member suffered a severe injury as a result of an Arizona boating incident? Our Arizona Boating Accident Lawyer can help you! Contact the Lara Law Firm at 520-577-0707.