Boating is a favorite past time in Charleston, and as long as boaters follow safety regulations, and laws, the waterways are pretty safe. However, when boaters become negligent, and careless, accidents can happen, and if you become the victim, you have rights, and may be entitled to seek compensation for injuries.
Causes of Boat Accidents
- Distracted driving
- Driving a boat under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Driving the boat in an unsafe manner
- Driving the boat too fast
- Inexperienced driver
- Not observing signs, or other watercraft
Boaters on the waterways can easily become victims due to the negligence of other drivers. As with other personal injuries, if you have been hurt on the waterways due to another persons actions, you may be able to seek compensation for your injuries and losses. The Green Law Firm can help you with counsel regarding your boating accident, and if you have a case, help get seek full damages in or out of court.
Boating Accident Injuries
There are several types of injuries from boat accidents in South Carolina, including
- Broken bones
- Head injuries
- Lacerations, scars
- Even death
If you have been involved in a boating accident in Charleston South Carolina, call boating accident lawyers at The Green Law Firm, and get your free consultation today. An experienced attorney can help fight for the compensation you deserve.