PRLog - Feb. 15, 2013 - CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Boating accidents that result in injuries often complicate one's ability to receive due compensation. While the first thing one should do is seek medical assistance, you also need to be sure that your legal rights are being protected. When this type of accident happens, it is a good idea to call a boating accident attorney in Corpus Christi.
Boating Accident Attorney in Corpus Christi
Five Most Common Causes of Boating Accidents
According to the United States Coast Guard, the most common causes of boating accidents are:
It is worth noting as well that according to the United States Coast Guard, the use of alcohol is the leading factor in fatal boating accidents.
Boating accidents could happen on any type of boat and in any body of water. If you are employed on a boat and have been injured in an accident while working on a boat, you may have additional rights. One of the issues often faced is that your employer may want you to return to work before you have made a full recovery. An experienced boating accident attorney can help prevent that from happening.
Factors Out of Your Control
Sometimes accidents occur because of negligence and carelessness. When presented with this situation, contact a boating accident attorney in Corpus Christi. Visit http://brunklaw.com/
About the Brunkenhoefer Law Firm
Practicing exclusively in the area of personal injury, the Brunkenhoefer team; Robert E. Brunkenhoefer, Craig E. Brunkenhoefer and Anna C. Huff Brunkenhoefer, routinely travels to meet with clients. They represent clients throughout south Texas including: Corpus Christi, Alice, Kingsville, San Antonio, Robistown, Portland, Kenedy, Three Rivers, Karns City, Quero, George West, Oakville, Whitsett, Peggy, Port Aransas, Rockport, Victoria, McAllen, Refugio, as well as throughout Bexar County, Cameron County, Nueces County, and Webb County. Learn more about the Brunkenhoefer Law Firm at http://www.brunklaw.com.