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Category: Jet Ski & Personal Watercraft Accidents

Florida Airboat Tour Ends In Collision & Sofola Family Members Badly Hurt

April 4, 2020 Florida Airboat Collision

23WIFR is reporting a recent airboat ride in Florida ended in tragedy.  While details are scars the April 02, 2020, post by Courtney.Sisk@WIFR.com [815-987-5330] with WIRF.COM, provides the Sofola family, Keith (father), Karen (mother), Luke (son) and Lexi (daughter), while vacationing in Florida first enjoyed a morning swimming with manatees followed by an airboat ride and collision described by Keith as, “Immediately there was another boat right there.”
A head-on collision followed, tossing the Solofo family from the boat.  Fortunately, the two […]

Florida Jet Ski Accident Attorneys Defeat Attempt to Dismiss Negligence Per Se Claim

July 19, 2017 Jet Ski & Personal Watercraft Accidents

Our Florida Jet Ski accident attorneys handle many different types of personal watercraft injury cases. These cases range from negligently conducted Jet Ski tours to improper personal watercraft design. In this case, we represent a person who was injured while operating a Jet Ski in Biscayne Bay off Miami Beach. While our client was operating the Jet Ski, a yacht producing a large wake crossed in front of the personal watercraft. Our […]

Florida Personal Watercraft Injury Release Found Unenforceable

June 5, 2017 Jet Ski & Personal Watercraft Accidents

Our Florida personal watercraft injury lawyers were recently successful in convincing a court that a release was legally insufficient and, therefore, unenforceable.
Facts of the Case
Our client and her boyfriend were staying at the Hawk’s Cay Resort located on Duck Key in the Florida Keys.  During their stay, the couple wanted to rent a motor boat and go to one of the mangrove islands to have a romantic picnic. The resort has a […]

Brais Law Bring Personal Injury Claim against Miami WaveRunner Tour Operator

April 9, 2017 Jet Ski & Personal Watercraft Accidents

The Florida personal watercraft accident attorneys of Brais Law Firm have recently brought a lawsuit against a Miami area rental and tour company for negligent conduction of a WaveRunner Tour.  The facts surrounding this case involved a couple from New Jersey vacationing in South Florida.  They decided to take a Biscayne Bay personal watercraft tour and purchased such a tour from one of the many companies operating at the Bayside Marina.  After paying for the tour, the couple were directed […]

Miami Beach WaveRunner Rental Company Sued for Violating Boating Safety Laws

September 13, 2016 Jet Ski & Personal Watercraft Accidents

WaveRunner-Accident-Miami.jpgOur Florida Board Certified Admiralty & Maritime lawyers have brought a lawsuit against a Miami Beach WaveRunner rental company for its violation of boating safety laws which contributed to our client’s injuries. The complaint filed in Federal court alleges that our client was a part of a group of people who rented a yacht along with WaveRunners from the concessionaire. The concessionaire supplied the yacht captain. […]