Boat Accident Lawyer in Houston, TX
More Than $100 Million in Settlements and Verdicts
Like traffic collisions, boating accidents are responsible for an unsettling
personal injuries and
wrongful deaths throughout Texas. According to researchers, more than 200 people were
involved in boat accidents in 2013; 22 of these incidents involved a fatality.
Accidents happen, but the majority of these situations were avoidable.
In fact, safety experts believe intoxicated boat operators are responsible
for many of these injuries. That’s why our Houston boat accident
attorneys are committed to seeking justice for victims through personal
injury claims and lawsuits.
If you were injured in a boat accident,
contact our law firm today for immediate legal guidance regarding your case.
Boating Injury Statistics in Texas
- 50% of boating accidents involved alcohol
- In 2013, 200 people were arrested for boating under the influence
- The majority of boating accidents happen between 12:00 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Causes of Boat Accidents in Houston
While intoxication plays a role in many boat accidents, a variety of factors
contribute to these collisions. Other common causes of boating accidents include:
- Speeding, reckless operating
- Distractions, failing to look out
- Inexperienced boat operators
Your Rights After a Boating Injury
If you sustained an injury by no fault of your own, you can seek compensation
through an accident claim or lawsuit. With the help of a Houston personal
injury attorney, you can recover damages for medical expenses, missed
wages, property damage, and more.
Your boating accident case relies on two factors: negligence and liability.
With the help of our firm, you can demonstrate that the other party –
another boat operator, for example – acted carelessly or negligently,
causing your accident and injuries.
How a Houston Boat Injury Lawyer Can Help You
After an accident, it is important to investigate the incident and gather
any evidence to support your case. Our firm has successfully helped countless
clients recover the money they needed after a serious, life-changing,
accident. Speak with a board-certified personal injury attorney from the
Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC today.