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Boat and Jet Ski Accidents
It’s not surprising that boating and jet skiing are very popular outdoor sports in the United States, especially California. There’s a certain amount of freedom to be gained out there on the water, whether you’re a fishermen, a water-skier, a pleasure boater or a personal watercraft enthusiast. There are few traffic signs and even fewer authorities to enforce them. If feels like you can do whatever you want.
What is the Cause of Most Boating Accidents?
It goes without saying that a day out on the water with a jet ski can be tremendously enjoyable. Like motorcycles, these vehicles provide a sense of freedom and speed that larger crafts just can’t deliver. Whether you are doing donuts with friends and family or jumping wakes of larger boats, jet skis are a unique experience. Unfortunately, because of their size and speed, jet skis can be easily missed by other boats, putting jet ski drivers and their passengers in a lot of danger. Every year, people get hurt or killed in jet ski accidents across the country. If you’ve been injured in such a collision and believe the boat accident wasn’t your fault, it may be time to seek legal counsel.