Compensation for sailing boat accidents

For people who love to relax on holiday, or simply enjoy being out on the water, a sailing boat can be a great option to simply relax and travel around at the same time. Relatively slow- moving and completely wind-powered, sailing boats offer the perfect opportunity for people who like to be hands-on with their transport, and they offer a very traditional method of travelling around for people who want something a little different.

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Although sailing boats are relatively harmless, accidents can still happen and if you are involved in a sailing boat accident of any type then you could look to make a compensation claim to recover any potential costs that you have incurred as a result.

Which sailing boat accidents could lead to me making a compensation claim?

Sailing boat accidents can occur in a number of different situations, some common examples of where you might look to make a claim include:

  • Claims against a sailing boat captain
  • Claims for poor maintenance of a sailing boat
  • Claims for faulty sails and sail equipment
  • Claims against other boat owners
  • Claims against other sailors.

What are common injuries that result from a sailing boat accident?

Sailing boat accidents can result in a number of injuries, the most common types of accidents generally revolve around the operation of the sailboats and this can include injuries sustained after being poorly trained in the operation of the sailboat, through broken sailboat equipment or simply through the carelessness of another sailor. Regardless of the circumstances, if you have been left needing a compensation claim you could look to claim against anyone who has been negligent towards you.

Can the Manners Pimblett team help me to work throughout my claim?

If you are considering a compensation claim then the team at Manners Pimblett can work with you throughout the process every step of the way. Working closely together with you they will help to ensure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to. 

To find out more about how they could help, contact the Manners Pimblett team today on 0845 077 0772.

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