Texas Boating Accident Lawyer
Everything is bigger in Texas. There are about 7,000 lakes across Texas. Texas is blessed with more inland water than any other of the lower 48 states, according to Texas Monthly. Texas is a boater's paradise.
Unfortunately, Texas is among the leaders in both boating accidents and fatalities (U.S. Coast Guard Boating statistics). Boating injuries and fatalities happen when someone chooses to violate the safety rules that protect all of us.
Brian Hargrove has over 20 years of experience representing Texas personal injury victims, including boating accident victims.
If you or a loved one has been injured while boating, contact the Texas boat accident lawyers of Brian Hargrove Law at (817) 200-7666 today for your free consultation.
Common Causes of Boating Accidents in Texas
Anyone who operates a boat or personal watercraft is required to follow boating safety rules. Boaters who choose to violate the safety rules are negligent.
The most common causes of boating accidents in Texas are:
- Alcohol use
- Excessive speed
- Operator inattention
What Types of Compensation Are Available for Texas Boating Accident Victims?
If you or someone you love has been injured in a Texas boating accident, you may be entitled to compensation from the negligent boater. We will explain all the types of compensation available in your case.
Compensation for boating accident victims typically includes:
- Past medical expenses
- Future medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering in the past
- Pain and suffering in the future
- Mental anguish in the past
- Mental anguish in the future
Texas Boating Accident Lawyer Brian Hargrove
Brian Hargrove grew up in Fort Worth. He spent many summer childhood days with family on North Texas lakes. Brian learned to respect the water. He knows and understands the safety rules required to operate a boat.
North Texas has some of the best lakes in Texas, including:
- Possum Kingdom
- Lake Lewisville
- Joe Pool Lake
- Grapevine Lake
- Eagle Mountain Lake
Texans enjoy our extensive lakes for many reasons. When someone decides to violate the safety rules on a lake, they put everyone at risk. If you suffered injuries because of another persons’ lack of safety, you need an experienced Texas boating accident lawyer.
Do I Need a Lawyer After a Boating Accident in Texas?
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a boating accident, hire an experienced boating accident attorney immediately. Many boating accident injury victims make the critical mistake of believing that they can handle it themselves.
The most important thing you can do after a boating accident injury is take care of your health. You need an experienced attorney to deal with the insurance company. Call Brian Hargrove Law today for immediate assistance.
Were You Injured in a Boating Accident but Don’t Have Health Insurance?
The first thing you should do after a boating accident is to seek immediate medical attention. Finances should never be a roadblock to medical attention. Even if you don’t have health insurance, we can help you get medical care.
How Much Does It Cost to Hire Brian Hargrove Law?
You don’t have to worry about if you’re going to be able to afford an experienced lawyer. We take our boating accident cases on a “contingency fee basis.” You don’t pay anything until we win!
If we take your case, there are no up-front expenses to you. We take all the financial risk so you can focus on your health.