Visiting the island of Put-In-Bay is a tradition for many who live in and near Ohio. The island offers non-stop fun to those who travel over on the ferry, and to many who take their own private boats to the island. It is common for many who visit Put-In-Bay to spend the day drinking alcohol on the water, and then on the island. This can lead to both the boat operator and the passengers were under the influence. If you or a loved on has recently been injured from a boating accident, consult with a professional Put-In-Bay boat accident lawyer
Many might think that as long as the boat’s captain is behaving appropriately, there is no chance for an accident, but that is wrong. One of the possible causes of a boating accident is passenger distraction and misbehavior. This can definitely happen after spending time on the island of Put-In-Bay.
Other possible causes of boating accidents include:
All of the above is highly possible when going to and from the island of Put-In-Bay.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a boating accident, contact a Put-in-Bay boat accident lawyer. If injuries were sustained due to the negligence of another individual, a claim can be made by the injured party. Our attorneys can help the victim of the accident received a favorable settlement for the pain and suffering that they have endured. If you have been injured and want to consult with an attorney, contact a Toledo boat accident lawyer.
Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC