Boating Accident Attorney in Jersey City

Morgan & Morgan Philadelphia, LLC, A Professional Limited Liability Company formed in the State of Florida. New Jersey Managing Attorney: Clancy Boylan, Esq.

30 Montgomery Street, Suite 410
Jersey City, NJ 07302
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Jersey City Boating Accident Attorney

Going on a boat ride is one of the best feelings ever. And in a place like Jersey City, where the city ends right on the banks of the Hudson River on the east, you’re guaranteed majestic views and unforgettable memories. However, negligence is all it takes to ruin such a special moment. If you or a loved one has been injured in a boating accident, contact Morgan and Morgan today. We have a team of Jersey City boating accident lawyers who might be able to help.

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  • Common Causes of Boat Accidents In Jersey City

    Boating accidents in Jersey City can often be traced back to negligence. Common causes include:

    • Operator inattention or inexperience 
    • Speeding or reckless boating  
    • Operating a boat under the influence of alcohol or drugs Equipment failure due to poor maintenance or defects
    • Violations of maritime laws and regulations
  • Who Can Be Liable for a Boating Accident?

    Liability in a boating accident can point to several parties. The boat operator is often liable, especially if the accident resulted from their negligent actions like speeding or intoxication. 

    The boat owner, on the other hand, can also be held responsible, particularly if they allowed an inexperienced or unqualified person to operate the vessel. 

    In cases of equipment failure, the manufacturer of the boat or the faulty equipment might be liable.

    Additionally, companies offering rental boats might share a certain degree of liability if they fail to provide safe, well-maintained vessels. Finally, sometimes, liability can extend to marina or harbor operators if their actions or negligence contributed to the accident.

  • What Damages Am I Entitled To in a Boating Accident?

    The damages you may be entitled to will depend on the specifics of your case. There have been cases where plaintiffs have been able to claim damages for:

    • Medical expenses, both immediate and long-term. 
    • Lost wages and the loss of future earning capacity 
    • Physical pain and suffering
    • Property damage, including repair or replacement costs. 
    • Wrongful death, including funeral and burial expenses.
  • Contact a Morgan and Morgan Boating Accident Specialist

    Boating accidents are different from normal accidents on our roads here in Jersey City regarding how they happen and the laws surrounding such cases. If you’ve been involved in a boating accident, contact Morgan and Morgan for a free case review by a boating accident specialist. We might be able to fight for the compensation you need and deserve.

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