Boating Accidents

Boating Accidents

Accidents occurring on our waterways can be just as devastating as those that occur on the highways and our attorneys have obtained fair compensation for victims injured in accidents involving boats, towable devices, personal watercraft, and off-road vehicles. Contact us today for a free consultation.

Accident Attorneys for Southwest Washington and Oregon

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Our Schauermann Thayer Jacobs Staples & Edwards PS attorneys are uniquely equipped to counsel and represent you and your family's interests after a boating accident. Our lawyers also have experience handling accidents involving injury caused by other watercraft such as jet skis or Wave Runners.

Our experience in complex accident and insurance litigation has been instrumental in obtaining favorable settlements for victims in these accidents and we want to help you.

Experience Proving Liability and Damages in Boating Accidents

The partners in our firm have led negotiations and litigation for victims of boating accidents and other tragic marine accidents on our rivers, lakes, and other waterways.  We understand that there are complexities associated with:

  • Maritime law — including federal and state rules governing navigable waterways;
  • What constitutes actionable negligence in a setting where right of way might be less than clear;
  • Investigation of boating and jet ski collisions and other accidents, which often require recovery teams and specialized maritime knowledge and understanding;
  • Investigators who can develop evidence of excessive speed or other types of recklessness; and,
  • Issues of proper operator training, caution and experience on the water that often play into boating and watercraft personal injury cases.

Call 360-695-4244 for a Free Case Evaluation. We Serve Clients Throughout the Region

If you have been injured or a loved one has been injured or tragically killed due to someone's negligence on the water in the Southwest Washington or the Portland area, our attorneys can help. Our Vancouver, Washington-based attorneys have advocated successfully for victims of boating accidents and mishaps involving water recreation with inflatable towables and jet skis. Please contact our respected law firm for the counsel you may need.

Experienced Attorneys

The attorneys at Schauermann Thayer handle personal injury, wrongful death, and insurance actions for clients throughout the Southwest Washington and Portland, Oregon area.

How Can We Help You?

Request a free initial consultation today.