Tender Boat Accidents
Every cruise ship is equipped with more than one tender boat, serving as both a lifeboat and a method of transport from ship to shore. Although tenders are typically very safe to ride in, an act of negligence on part of the crew may result in injuries to innocent passengers. The legal team at Louis A. Vucci, P.A. would like you to understand that any negligent person or entity that may have caused your injuries can be held legally accountable for any resulting damage.
Common Tender Boat Accidents
Tender boat accidents see many similar issues. Some of the more common tender boat accidents involve the following:
- Slipping / falling while boarding and exiting tender boat
- Capsizing tender boat in dangerous waters
- Reckless speeding while in tender boat
All of these incidents an leave cruise ship passengers with various injuries. Victims of cruise ship or tender boat negligence may be due financial compensation for any injuries or costs that they sustain as a result. Don’t hesitate to, at the very least, evaluate your legal options if you have recently been involved in a similar situation.
Contact a Cruise Ship Attorney Today
If you or someone you care about has been hurt in a tender boat accident while a passenger on a cruise ship, then you may be eligible to file a personal injury claim against the negligent actor(s). Louis A. Vucci, P.A. may help you better understand your legal options. Feel free to ask any questions you may have by calling Louis A. Vucci, P.A. at (786) 375-0344.