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Jersey City Boat Accident Attorney

For over 10 years, Bhatt Law Group has helped countless Jersey City residents recover settlements in vehicle injury cases that involve boat accidents. For aggressive, results-oriented legal representation for a boat accident, you owe it to yourself to contact a Jersey City boat accident attorney at Bhatt Law Group today.

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Jersey City Boat Accident Attorney

We proudly represent injured clients throughout New Jersey

Although boating and spending time on the water with loved ones is an enjoyable activity, it can lead to accidents that leave people with severe injuries that take a serious toll on their lives. If you’ve been injured in a boat accident that occurred because of someone else’s negligence, you may be eligible for compensation to help you get past this roadblock in your life.

For over 10 years, Bhatt Law Group has helped countless Jersey City residents recover settlements in vehicle injury cases that involve boat accidents. For aggressive, results-oriented legal representation for a boat accident, you owe it to yourself to contact a Jersey City boat accident attorney at Bhatt Law Group today.

Call us at (201) 798-8000 to find out how we can help you.

Causes of Boat Accidents

There are federal, state, and local regulations in place to ensure the safety and security of boat users and operators. When these regulations are disregarded, boat accidents may arise. In addition to being held liable for ignoring safety regulations, another party may be held accountable for:

  • Providing faulty boating equipment
  • Failing to hold a license while operating a boat
  • Driving a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • Lacking substantial experience to drive a boat
  • Driving a boat while distracted
  • Operating a boat in dangerous weather conditions.

Common Types of Boat Accidents & Injuries

There are a wide variety of boat accidents that may occur. The most widely seen types arise because a boat collided with another vessel or object, a passenger fell overboard, or the boat overturned and was left upside down or laying on its side.

Boating accidents often lead to various injuries that can have a great effect on a victim’s quality of life. Some of the most common boating accident injuries include:

  • Broken bones
  • Traumatic head injuries
  • Neck and spinal cord injuries
  • Lacerations and bruises
  • Hypothermia

Legal Options for Victims of Boat Accidents

All too often, insurance companies take advantage of the victims of boat and ferry accidents. If you have been injured in a boating accident that was not your fault, you should speak to a skilled Jersey City boat accident attorney at Bhatt Law Group prior to having a conversation with an insurance adjuster. By doing so, you may be able to avoid low-ball settlements and obtain fair compensation that can pay for the following past and future losses:

  • Medical expenses
  • Loss of income
  • Pain and suffering
  • Disability
  • Disfigurement
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of consortium

At Bhatt Law Group, we will work tirelessly to ensure that negligent boat drivers are held liable for the injuries they caused. We can assist with accidents that occurred on a ferry, recreational boat, or commercial boat. We’ll collaborate with investigators to examine your accident, analyze the accident scene, and pinpoint the exact cause. In addition, an attorney will quickly acquire witness accounts and photographs to help build a strong case on your behalf.

Consult a Jersey City Boat Accident Attorney at Bhatt Law Group Today

Bhatt Law Group knows just how dangerous a boat or ferry accident can be. We also understand the significant medical bills and insurance battles that typically come with boat accidents. If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury in a boat-related accident, allow a Jersey City boat accident attorney to take care of your claim and increase your chances of recovering the maximum compensation possible.

Our firm is well versed in state and federal laws and ready to use our experience to help improve your situation. Give us a call at (201) 798-8000 for a free, no-obligation case consultation. Since the evidence in an outdoor boat accident can vanish quickly and witness memories will fade, contact us as soon as possible after the incident.

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Recent Settlements

T-BONE Accident
$2,300,000 Settlement

Our client’s car was t-boned by a commercial vehicle. As a result, she required multiple lumbar spine surgeries. Bhatt Law Group immediately filed a lawsuit and retained experts. Prior to trial and after several depositions, we were able to obtain a settlement on behalf of our client.

Side-Swipe Accident
$2,000,000 Settlement

Our client’s vehicle rolled over several times after being side-swiped by an 18 wheeler. This resulted in significant injuries to his neck and back. Client was unable to return to work because of his injuries. The insurance company contested the liability but after filing suit, serving discovery, and taking depositions, Bhatt Law Group was able to settle this case.

Reckless Driving Accident
$1,750,000 Settlement

Our client was struck by a car that was attempting to make an illegal u-turn. This resulted in significant damage to our client’s car and he was taken to the hospital by ambulance. Our client required both back and knee surgery and physical therapy.

Speeding-Related Accident
$1,300,000 Settlement

Our client was injured in a motor vehicle accident. As a result of the accident, our client sustained injuries to her spine.

Pedestrian Accident
$950,000 Settlement

Our client was injured when she was struck by a motor vehicle when crossing the street. As a result of the accident, our client sustained a fractured leg and injuries to her back. This was a difficult liability case but the settlement was obtained as a result of strong settlement negotiations.

Slip and Fall Accident
$825,000 Settlement

Our client was injured when he slipped and fell on ice. As a result of the accident, our client sustained a broken ankle.

Rear End Accident
$375,000 Settlement

Our client was injured when he was rear-ended by a commercial vehicle in Jersey City. The liability insurance carrier argued low impact with minimal property damage and our client’s age to minimize the extent of his damages. As a result of the accident, our client sustained injuries to his neck and back resulting in multiple injections including a two level lumbar fusion and discectomy surgery. This settlement was the result of strategic preparation and strong settlement negotiations.

Car Accident
$100,000 Settlement

Our client was injured when she was involved in a motor vehicle accident in Maplewood. The claim had its complexities due to the claimant’s ongoing health issues, prior accident history and age. As a result of the subject accident, our client sustained an aggravation of injuries to her neck, back and right shoulder resulting in a one level discectomy with instrumentation. The bodily insurance carrier tendered its insured’s policy limits prior to the two year statute of limitations and without extensive litigation.

Multi-Vehicle Accident
$75,000 Settlement

Multi-motor vehicle accident involving our client who suffered back injuries requiring injections.

* Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.

Your Personal Injury Team

When someone’s negligence causes you or a loved one serious injury, you deserve justice. Our team of personal injury lawyers at Bhatt Law Group is here to help you obtain the maximum available compensation for your medical costs, lost income, and other losses. We’re dedicated to fighting for the rights of injured people throughout New Jersey.

 

Your Criminal Defense Team

When you’ve been charged with a crime or a traffic offense in New Jersey, you need a dedicated team of lawyers who will fight your charge aggressively. At Bhatt Law Group, our criminal defense team is made up of skilled and experienced trial attorneys, including a former prosecutor, who will work hard to get you the best possible outcome for your case.

 

Your Family Law Team

Domestic matters can be incredibly complicated and emotional. Our team of New Jersey family lawyers at Bhatt Law Group are dedicated to protecting your best interests in family law matters, from divorce to custody disputes to DYFS investigations. Let us help you through this challenging time in your life.

 

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August 18, 2022.
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June 24, 2022.
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Emily Wetmore
June 22, 2022.
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Deanna ODonnell
June 20, 2022.
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June 17, 2022.
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June 6, 2022.
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When someone’s negligence causes you or a loved one serious injury, you deserve justice. Our team of personal injury lawyers at Bhatt Law Group is here to help you obtain the maximum available compensation for your medical costs, lost income, and other losses. We’re dedicated to fighting for the rights of injured people throughout New Jersey.