Have you or a loved one been injured in a boating accident?
Washington is the land of over 8,000 lakes. Boating and watercraft activities are a popular form if recreation time of Washington state residents. However, on average there are 4,500 collision and $49 million dollars in property damage in recreational boating accidents.
If you have been injured in a boating accident, your injuries may require time off from work as well as complex medical care. Injuries can be life threatening and/or life changing.
If you were injured in a boat incident, let Maurer law help you navigate your claim. We can collect information, communicate with insurance companies, negotiate, and provide guidance to settle your claim.
If you have been involved in a boating accident please know that in Washington you are required to fill out a Washington Boat Accident report within 10 days of the accident.The reports need to submitted to the law enforcement agency that has jurisdiction over where the accident occurred. Failure to submit a report could result in a fine.
It is also important to note that in Washington the statute of limitations for a personal injury claim is three (3) years from the date of injury. If you have not settled your claim or filed suit within the three (3) year time frame, you will be forever barred from recovering any damages from this claim.
Let us help you navigate the legal waters.
Contact Maurer Law today, for a Free Case Evaluation. Or Call Us at 509-838-9111.