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Jet Ski Accident

Tampa Jet Ski Accident Attorneys

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Tampa is well known for its inviting lakes, bays and access to the Gulf. Jet skiing is a very popular sport in Florida, with thousands enjoying this form of recreation throughout the year. However, jet skiing can be a risky pastime, with the U.S. Coast Guard reporting over 700 fatalities involving jet skis and well over 3000 injuries nationwide.

If you or someone you know has been injured in a jet ski accident caused by the negligence of another, we recommend you contact a skilled Tampa personal injury attorney from Smith & Stallworth, Attorneys at Law. If you were injured you may be entitled to recover financial damages as compensation for your injuries. Following a free initial consultation, we will be able to recommend the appropriate course of legal action on your behalf.

Jet Ski Causes And Injuries

The most common causes for jet ski accidents are found to be inexperienced boaters, speed, alcohol and inattention. The jet ski driver may themselves be responsible for the accident, but if your injury was caused due to someone else's negligence, our trained legal staff can assist you in recovering damages.

Jet ski accidents can cause severe injuries, due mainly to the speed one is traveling with no external protection. When an impact occurs between a boat and a jet ski, the occupant of the jet ski is likely to be thrown violently, resulting in fractures, brain or spinal injuries and even death.

Statistics show that alcohol often plays a large part in many such accidents. Although having a good time on a boat or jet ski is a common pastime, drinking while operating them is illegal, just as it is in driving a vehicle. The negligence of someone on the water who causes an accident can lead to serious consequences for them and others.

Call Smith & Stallworth, Attorneys at Law for Help

If you are a victim of a jet ski accident that results from the negligence or carelessness of another party, you may be able to receive financial compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, as well as other damages. We understand that this is a difficult time for you. With over twenty years of combined experience, we will do our utmost to obtain a successful outcome to your personal injury claim. Contact us today to find out how our Tampa injury lawyers can assist you. We are availabl 24/7!

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