Category Archives: Boat Accident
What Are The Three Most Common Boat Accidents?
Here in Florida, the number of boating accidents increased significantly in 2020. Lack of training was a factor in almost 70 percent of these cases. Largely to promote tourism, the Sunshine State has some of the most relaxed boater operation requirements in the country. Furthermore, for many people, alcohol consumption and boat operation go… Read More »
Vicarious Liability Issues In Rented Boat Accident Claims
Many boat rental companies in the Tampa Bay area rent high-powered watercraft to people and do not ask too many questions. If the owner or agent knows the operator is not competent to safety operate a boat, the owner is normally vicariously liable for any collision damages. But due to the federal Graves Amendment,… Read More »