As Spring continues to get warmer, more and more people are putting their motorized boats in the water. Here in Indiana, there are various lakes, ponds, and rivers that are well-suited for boating, including large bodies of water like Geist Lake, Raccoon Lake, and Morse Lake. Although the lake life is truly wonderful, accidents are known to happen. Whether in a fishing boat, speed boat, or pontoon, no one is fully protected from sustaining injuries in a boating accident. In more serious accidents, fatalities can even occur. If someone sustains serious injuries, it is vital to find a skilled Indiana boating accident attorney to represent you in your injury claim and ensure you receive the full and fair settlement you deserve.
Trust the seasoned personal injury lawyers at Craven, Hoover, and Blazek P.C. to fight for your rights as an Indiana maritime accident victim.
The Law Office of Craven, Hoover, and Blazek P.C. represents maritime accident victims all throughout the state of Indiana. We set ourselves apart from other law firms by remaining open and available to our clients. With one simple phone call or email, you can be scheduled in for an initial consultation that we will educate you on everything you need to know about being injured in a serious accident. See our blog, “How a Personal Injury Consultation Will Ease Your Mind After an Accident” to learn why your initial meeting with your maritime accident lawyer is so beneficial and important.
Our Indiana Maritime Accident Attorneys are Standing By
Our practice is firmly dedicated to helping accident victims defend their rights to full and fair compensation for their damages and losses. Our experienced Indiana personal injury lawyers have successfully represented boating accident victims, as we retain extensive knowledge of all Indiana maritime laws and boat accident laws, and stay current on all changes. Moreover, we will retain a boating expert witness to help with your case. The Law Office of Craven, Hoover, and Blazek P.C. will work hard to recover the appropriate settlement for those negligently injured on the water.
Common Boating Accidents That Happen in Indiana:
🛥 Swimmer Collisions
🛥 Dock Accidents
🛥 Drunk Boating Accidents
🛥 Accidental Drownings
🛥 Watercraft Collisions (Jet skis, etc.)
🛥 Propeller Accidents
🛥 Flooded or Sunken Boat Accidents
🛥 Fires and Explosions
🛥 Tubing/Water Skiing Accidents
🛥 Marina Accidents
🛥 Kayak/Canoe Accidents
Boating Accident Damages and Losses
There are various types of damages and losses a victim can suffer as a result of a serious boating accident. Common damages awarded to personal injury victims include compensatory, nominal, and punitive damages such as hospital bills, medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, loss of future earnings, physical disablement, lost ability to work, and more. See our blog, “What Will Personal Injury Compensation Cover?” to learn which types of damages you can recover in a personal injury boating accident claim.
How to Start Your Boating Accident Claim in Indiana
Call our office today at 317-881-2700 and schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your Indiana boating accident claim. Our seasoned personal injury attorneys are ready to listen to your case and determine the best strategy for pursing a claim after being seriously injured in a boat accident. At your free initial consultation, you can have your case heard and evaluated without any payment obligations. Contact us to get started in your financial recovery, today.