South Carolina has many beautiful waterways and boating is one way to enjoy the water. Whether you are a passenger on someone else’s boat or are operating your own watercraft, collisions and accidents can happen. Even if you take every reasonable precaution, the actions of others can result in incidents that lead to severe injuries or even loss of life.
It is possible for you to file a personal injury after a boat accident if your injuries and property damage were caused at least in part by someone’s negligence. A claim allows you to seek boat injury compensation for medical costs, lost wages, property damage and other losses.
If you have been in a boating accident, you will need to:
If you have been injured in a boating accident — either as a passenger or the boat operator — contact Thurmond, Kirchner and Timbes, Attorneys at Law for a consultation with a boating accident attorney in South Carolina. Our compassionate and experienced team is aggressive in pursuing the rights of those who have been injured.