Boat Accident Lawyers in New York City
Injured in a Boating Accident? We Are Here for You.

While we often hear about how people are injured in automobile accidents across New York, we don’t often hear about how often individuals are involved in other kinds of vehicle accidents. Victims of boating, airplane, and railroad accidents are entitled to the same legal protections as those of motor vehicle accidents, but most individuals are unaware of what options are available to them.

If someone else was responsible for your injuries, you are entitled to monetary damages to compensate you for your losses, expenses, and more. Our NYC boating accident attorneys at Silbowitz, Garafola, Silbowitz, Schatz & Frederick, L.L.P. can talk to you about what happened and how to move forward with a case, while answering your questions and alleviating your concerns.

To find out more, call (646) 681-7055. Your boat accident consultation is free and confidential!

Protection Provided to NYC Boat Accident Victims

As water travel and leisure become increasingly popular, the likelihood of an injury also increases. Depending on the waterway, there may be cruise ships, Navy ships, yachts, or even fishing boats nearby. Due to the growth in water traffic and the variety of vehicles present, injuries in boating accidents are occurring more frequently in Oneida Lake and Seneca Lake as well as along the New York coastline.

Water vessel laws are enforced by the Coast Guards in a manner similar to how traffic laws are enforced by the police. If an accident occurs in the water, it is important to determine its cause. An investigation is usually conducted to determine if the rules of the waterway were being followed at the time of the incident or whether negligence played a part. Depending on these findings, the victim may be able to secure compensation to help with their recovery.

Professional and experienced legal representation can eliminate the burden of gathering evidence, taking photographs, and collecting testimony from witnesses, allowing you to completely focus on your recovery. Our legal team understands the struggles you are dealing with as a result of your boat accident. We are dedicated to presenting the strongest legal case imaginable on your behalf.

If you have been injured, contact our New York City boat accident lawyers today at (646) 681-7055 for a free case evaluation. We will work hard to ensure your legal rights are protected.

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“I would recommend Mr. Frederick to anyone who wants a professional attorney with a terrific work ethic and family values.” I have used Howard Frederick as a personal injury lawyer for myself and my Children. He was honest from the beginning asking all the pertinent...
Gina
“Howard will fight for what is right!” I casually knew Howard and his family as our sons competed against each other, wrestling for rival High Schools. I started out knowing the personal side of the family. How nice they were, supportive, cheering for my kid...
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“Having been a trial attorney myself for 35+ years and Howard is one of the best trial lawyers I have seen.” When I was Managing Partner at Worby Groner Edelman, LLP, Howard was our senior trial attorney and I had the pleasure of watching him...
Bill
“I highly recommend Howard Frederick. He never gave up on me and won’t give up on you either!” I had two other lawyers before I met Howard, and both those lawyers kept trying to get me to settle my case for very little money. When...
Marshall
“Howard understood my injury so well and was able to get me the settlement that I really deserved.” When I called Howard I told him about my accident and the injury I received. Howard knew all about my injury and gave me more information about...
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“They’re always there whenever I have questions and keep me posted on updates.” So far its been perfect. They’re always there whenever I have questions and keep me posted on updates.
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“The best lawyer I know!” I have nothing to say about him but good stuff cause he is the best lawyer I know! I’m very satisfied with him and he won my case and his one of the best lawyers I know.
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“From the beginning to the end of my legal case, Mr. Frederick did a great job!” From the beginning to the end of my legal case, Mr. Frederick did a great job! I highly recommend him and his staff, and I have no doubt that...
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“I knew as soon as I retained Mr. Frederick that he was an excellent lawyer, but I had no idea how gifted he was until he took my case to trial.” I knew as soon as I retained Mr. Frederick that he was an excellent...
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“Lora is an outstanding trial attorney. I received 17.5 times more than the insurance company originally offered.” Lora is an outstanding trial attorney. I had a slip and fall case, which is difficult to trial, not for Lora. She brought in a high-resolution monitor and...
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“Honest and took this case, my case, with heart and treated me, his client, with respect.” He believes in the work he has taken and loves the field. When working with David, he was honest and took this case, my case, with heart and treated...
Former Client
“This is absolutely one of the greatest law firms around!” Mr Schatz is an awesome attorney that can deliver. He handled my case so brilliantly. The staff members are outstanding. He and the entire staff treated me with great respect and dignity and like a...
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“Truly went above and beyond in handling my personal injury claim. I am beyond grateful I am very fortunate to fall into the care of Silbowitz, Garafola, Silbowitz, Schatz & Fedrick LLP” The group at Silbowitz, Garafola, Silbowitz, Schatz & Fredrick LLP truly went above...
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“Howard Schatz did a phenomenal job with my personal injury claim.” Howard Schatz did a phenomenal job with my personal injury claim. I was thrilled with the outcome and would recommend him 100%.
Former Client
“They were extremely accommodating and I was quite pleased with my settlement” I had an Incredible experience with Mr. Schatz and the staff. They were extremely accommodating and I was quite pleased with my settlement and would recommend this office to handle and legal matter.
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