Oakland Boating Accidents
Oakland Boat Accident Lawyer
Powerboats, yachts, sail boats, fishing boats, jet skis and other watercraft can cause serious injury and wrongful death. If you have been injured on or by a boat or ship of any kind, please contact Oakland boat accident lawyer, David G. Smith, Attorney at Law, today. Our attorney can help you recover financial compensation for your injury. Call 510-893-3741 or e-mail us today. We represent clients throughout the entire San Francisco Bay Area.
Boating Accident Attorneys In Oakland
Our boat accident lawyer has helped people recover compensation for all types of boating accidents, including those involving:
- Recreational accidents — All water sports involve risks, but failure to follow safety precautions, navigational, and nautical rules can have severe consequences. We represent people who have been injured by boaters while waterskiing, wakeboarding, tubing or swimming. Whether you were injured by a propeller while swimming or knocked unconscious by a boater while waterskiing, we can help.
- Collisions — Nautical negligence can result in collisions that cause severe injuries. We’ve represented clients who were injured when sailors or boaters ran into other watercraft or docks and piers. We have represented clients who were below deck when their boat was hit by another.
- Explosions and fires — When a boat or ship is not properly maintained, explosions and fires that cause serious personal injury and wrongful death can be the result.
- Drunk boating accidents — Sadly, alcohol-related boating accidents are common. When a boater drinks to excess and injures another, he or she can be sued for this aggravated negligence. We can pursue punitive damages as well as compensation for injury, lost wages, pain and suffering and other expenses.
Contact An Oakland Boat Accident Lawyer Today!
If you or a loved one has been injured in a boat accident in or around the Bay Area call 510-893-3741 or contact us online today. We offer free consultations and case evaluations so it will cost you nothing to find out if you have valid boat accident claim.