Boating Accidents2018-08-29T12:14:33+00:00
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We’ve been handling boat accidents cases for more than 60 years

New York City and Nassau County have many waterways, making boating accidents in our area all too common.  Our Personal Injury Attorneys at our Queens office can ensure that you are properly compensated for the injuries you sustain in any boating accident.  Rest assured that with an experienced Queens Boat Accident Attorney at your side, you can concentrate on getting the medical treatment you need, and leave the rest to us.


For generations, residents of Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, The Bronx, Staten Island and Nassau County have trusted to us in their time of need.  We will always fully investigate your accident and get you the compensation you deserve.  Queens Boat Accident Attorney, Wittenstein & Wittenstein, will be there with you every step of the way.

Common Types of Boating Accidents:

  • Fishing Boat Accidents
  • Chartered Pleasure Craft and Yacht Accidents
  • Speedboat


  • Cruise Ships Accidents (also accidents aboard these ships)
  • Jet Ski Accidents
  • Waterskiing Accidents
  • Sailing Accidents

Causes of Boating Accidents:

  • Operating a boat under the influence is the number one cause
  • Sudden weather changes
  • Poor maintenance of the boat
  • Negligent operation of the boat, including poor anchoring technique



Boating is a popular recreational activity in Queens and Long Island.  Serious boat accidents are rare, but when you are injured by a negligent boat operator, you have a right to seek compensation.  Serious injuries can result in large medical bills and lost time from work that can put a huge financial strain on a family.  If you or somebody you know has been injured in a boating accident, we will be happy to provide a free consultation with an experienced Queens Boat Accident Attorney.  Call Wittenstein & Wittenstein at 718-261-8114

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