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Personal Watercraft Accidents

Have you been injured in a watercraft accident?

Call PERENICH The Law Firm at (727) 669-2828 for your Free Consultation.

Not unlike ATVs, personal watercraft (PWC), such as jet skis, present often overlooked but very real and common risks of accidents and personal injuries in Florida. In fact, jet skis and other PWC, can be just as likely to collide, overturn, and cause accidents on Florida’s many waterways, as motor boats. Like ATVs and motorcycles, jet skis can exceed speeds of 70 mph and require significant skill to handle them safely. Therefore, drivers and passengers of these vessels, along with boaters and others in the water, are susceptible to serious injuries from the negligent operation or defective design/manufacture of jet skis and other PWC.

PWC ACCIDENTS MAY INCLUDE:

• Jet skis or personal watercraft
• Waterskiing
• Parasailing
• Kite-surfing
• Windsurfing
• Swimming

Florida Jet Ski Accident Attorneys

The attorneys at PERENICH The Law Firm have more than 60 years combined experience in helping people injured in Tampa Bay, Florida’s numerous lakes, and the Gulf of Mexico, recover for damages sustained in accidents on the water involving jet skis or personal watercraft, boating, waterskiing, parasailing, swimming, kite-surfing, and windsurfing. Such damages may include pain and suffering, medical expenses, lost wages, loss of earning ability, mental anguish, and loss of companionship, support, or consortium.
Our lawyers have the knowledge, reputation, and resources to conduct a thorough investigation through the assistance of qualified accident reconstruction and safety experts. This helps us show insurance adjusters, as well as judges and juries, how certain conditions on the water may have caused or contributed to PWC accidents, which may improve the chances of a fair settlement or jury verdict at trial. Contact us for a free consultation at one of our conveniently located offices throughout Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Tarpon Springs, and New Port Richey areas.