Boat Accident & Injury Lawyers in Chicago, Illinois
Many boating accidents occur due to negligence on the part of the boat operator – usually because he or she is inexperienced or untrained. A boat accident can cause serious injury to passengers and can even cause death in some cases.
It is important to work with a lawyer who is experienced specifically in dealing with boating accident claims and cases if you have been injured in a boating accident. Your lawyer will have to review and evaluate your accident and injuries in order to determine what your claim may be worth, will need to conduct an investigation and work to prove the other party’s liability and will then need to handle your insurance claim and/or your personal injury lawsuit in order to help you collect maximum compensation.
Boat Accidents in Illinois
After a boat accident, you may be eligible to receive compensation for: lost wages, medical expenses and emotional pain and suffering. While the specific amount you may be eligible to receive will vary depending upon your specific case, a general rule of thumb is that catastrophic injuries and those which cause permanent disfigurement or require extended medical care will result in higher claim amounts. An attorney can review your particular claim to see what you may be eligible to receive.
Chicago Boat Accident and Injury Lawyers
Regardless of the specific circumstances surrounding your boat accident case, you will benefit from consulting an attorney. We can handle all types of boating accident cases, and this includes incidents involving personal watercraft such as a jet ski as well as accidents which occur during water sports or on a cruise ship.
You deserve to have an experienced lawyer fighting on your side and protecting your interests in the face of a boating accident. Let us safeguard your future by helping you collect the compensation that you need.