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Phoenix Boating Accident Attorneys

Boating Accidents in Arizona

Boating and watercraft can be enjoyed year round in Arizona because of the favorable weather conditions in our state. In the warm summer months ,recreational boating is a fun way for people to escape the heat. Unfortunately over 200 boating accidents occur on our waterways each year, with many involving serious injury and sometimes death. Because Arizona has it’s own boating regulations, it’s important to have an attorney that is experienced and familiar with Arizona’s boating laws. At Bighorn Law of Arizona our Phoenix boating accident injury attorneys are experienced and knowledgeable in these laws and regulations, and have years of experience helping boating accident injury victims recover compensation.

If you are injured in a boating accident, receiving treatment and recovering from your injuries is just one of the many unexpected issues you have to deal with. Many times boating injuries can lead to large medical bills, lost wages, and other out-of-pocket expenses. At Bighorn Law of Arizona our Phoenix boating accident attorneys understand the difficulties that injury victims face, and have the knowledge, expertise and experience to help guide you through the entire legal and recovery process. We believe that everyone should be able to receive quality representation and seek justice for their injuries, so we work on a contingency fee basis, so you pay no upfront fees and only pay us if we win. To schedule a free consultation and case review, call us at (602) 553-0000 and tell us your story, we are here to listen and ready to help.


Common Causes for Phoenix Boating Accidents 

Boating accidents can result in serious and sometimes fatal injuries. In 2019 there were 48 boating accidents on Arizona waterways that involved an injury, with 7 including a fatality. Property damage from accidents was nearly five hundred thousand dollars.

Some of The Most Common Include:

There are many causes for boating accidents, with alcohol being the leading cause in fatal accidents. Here are the most common causes:


Operator Inattention

Improper Lookout
Operator Inexperience
Alcohol Use
Excessive Speed
Machinery Failure

What Damages Can I Recover?

If you have been injured in a boating accident, our Phoenix boating accident injury attorneys can seek compensation for your damages. Boat operators are responsible for the safety and welfare of their passengers and other boaters on the waterways. When you are injured because of another persons negligence, you can seek compensation. Our attorneys will explore all of the legal recourse available to get you the maximum compensation you need and deserve.

Beyond Medical Bills

Medical Expenses

Non-Economic Damages

Pain and Suffering

Economic Damages

Lost Wages

Punitive Damages

Property Damage

Call us today at (602) 553-0000 to speak with one of our Arizona Boat Accident Lawyers

Determining Responsibility

Proving Who's At Fault

Establishing fault is crucial to any successful boating accident or personal injury claim. Plaintiffs must prove that the boat owner or operator owed you a duty of care, that the boat operator was negligent, that the boat operator’s negligence was the direct cause of the boating accident, and that the accident caused your injuries. Our Phoenix boating accident attorneys have years of experience and will provide expert legal guidance throughout the process.

Frequently Asked Questions

Listed below are some of the most frequently asked questions our personal injury attorneys recieve from new and prospective clients.

What Makes Bighorn Law of Arizona Different?

The personal injury attorneys at Bighorn Law of Arizona have fought to protect the rights of personal injury victims and get them compensation for their injuries for decades. Our attorneys believe everyone is entitled to quality representation and focus our practice on helping normal, everyday people get the help they need and deserve.

Why Should I Hire a Lawyer ?

Suffering any type of personal injury is just the beginning of any injury victims problems. Trying to file an insurance claim alone can be extremely complicated, especially when dealing with defendant insurance company attorneys who may dispute fault. Having an experienced attorney by your side to protect your rights can make the difference in the outcome of your claim.

How Much Does It Cost To Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer ?

The personal injury attorneys at Bighorn Law of Arizona work on a contingency fee basis. That means that we don’t charge any upfront fees to take your case, and you only pay us if we win. If we win your case our fee is a percentage of the settlement or verdict amount that our personal injury lawyers obtain.

How Long Do I Have To File a Personal Injury Claim?

Arizona law requires that accident and personal injury victims file a claim within two years after the accident occured or when an unknown injury was first discovered. This is also known as the statute of limitations. If you try to file a claim after this two-year limit has expired, your claim will be deemed invalid and will be denied.

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(602) 553-0000

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