Boat Accidents

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If you or a loved one has been injured in a boat or waverunner accident, we can help. Our Florida maritime attorneys are experienced in the investigation and prosecution of boat and waverunner accident claims. We are known for our responsiveness, thorough and hands-on litigation style, investigative and negotiating skills, and our accessibility to our clients. We go wherever you need us to be.

While less than 10% of boating accidents result in fatalities, nearly half of those occur because of capsizing and falls overboard. An alarming 22% of the boating deaths were caused by alcohol or drug use. Types of recreational boating claims we litigate include:

Recreational boating Accidents

Claims we Litigate


Falling overboard


Sinking, Flooding

Fire, Explosions

Missing vessel or passenger

Other boating Accidents

Claims we Litigate

  • Recklessness/careless boat operation
  • Operator inattention
  • Operating at an unsafe speeds
  • No proper lookout
  • Poor boat maintenance
  • Improper seating of passengers
  • Failure to heed weather warnings
  • Operating in a congested area
  • Not observing the “rules of the road” (the inland and international rules for the prevention of collision at sea)
  • Ignorance of aids to navigation
  • Poor judgment
  • Overpowering the boat
  • Panic
  • Proceeding in an unseaworthy craft
  • Starting the engine with clutch engaged or throttle advanced
Our maritime injury attorneys represent boaters and passengers, who have suffered personal injuries, or lost loved ones in boating accidents and collisions on canals, the Intracoastal, out at sea and other waterways in Florida, including Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Lighthouse Point, Boca Raton, Tampa, West Palm Beach, Naples and Jacksonville.

How can we help you?

When an injury or accident upends your life, Grossman Attorneys becomes your advocate, aggressively pursuing the justice you deserve.