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September 04, 2015

Driving vs. Boating Under the Influence: What's the Difference?

Category: Boating Accident, BUI, Defense Attorney, DUI, Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

Posted by | As many of you prepare to head out for some fun on the lake this Labor Day weekend, I'd like to take the time to stress the importance being safe and responsible while out boating or participating in other water-related activities. We all know that driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is dangerous, not to mention against the law. However, for many people, the guidelines about boating under the influence are a little less clear. We tend to see boating as much more of a relaxed and recreational activity than driving a car. Drinking a few beers on a boat on a warm day can seem pretty harmless. But before you take out that bottle opener, take a minute to learn a little more about the reality of boating under the influence.

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June 19, 2015

When a Trip to the Lake Results in a Boating Accident

Category: Boating Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Uncategorized | Tags: ,

Posted by | With the fun and freedom of the summer months comes family vacations and trips to the lake. Going to the lake seems like a carefree and easy trip to take, whether with friends or family. Some people enjoy swimming around and sitting out by the lake, while others are more active and enjoy boating and jet skiing. Unfortunately, a fun day in the sun can quickly turn into a nightmare in the case of a jet ski or boating accident or other watercraft mishap. No one expects such a disaster to happen to them, which means that often when a boating accident does occur, those involved are not prepared and do not know what to do. By being prepared for the worst, you can reduce your chances of being in an accident, and know what to do when involved in a boating accident.

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