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St. Louis boat accident Lawyers

Boat crash and boating injury attorneys in Missouri

We are personal injury attorneys in St. Louis that defend those injured or killed in a boat accident due to negligence or an accident

Alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in fatal boating accidents. Where the primary cause is known, alcohol was listed as the leading factor in 21% of deaths.

What is considered grounds for a boat accident lawsuit?

Operator inattention, improper lookout, operator inexperience, improper training of vessel renter, excessive speed, intoxicated boat operator, reckless behavior, horseplay, machine failure, hazardous waters, force of wave or wake, and many other occurrences.

Can the operator of a boat be held liable for an injury?

Yes, the operator of a boat owes his or her passengers a duty of care. Likewise, the operator of a boat owes other boaters, swimmers and innocent bystanders a duty of care. Therefore, if the operator of a boat operates the boat in an unsafe manner and causes injury or death, he or she may be held liable.

Were you injured, or was a loved on killed in a boating accident?

If your answer is yes, than you need to contact a boat accident attorney now. The operator of a boat owes his or her passengers a duty of care. Likewise, the operator of a boat owes other boaters, swimmers and innocent bystanders a duty of care. Therefore, if the operator of a boat operates the boat in an unsafe manner and causes injury or death, he or she may be held liable.

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