Birmingham Boat Defect / Malfunction Attorney
A fun day out on the water can quickly turn tragic due to an unexpected boating accident. Unfortunately, many boating accidents are caused by defects or malfunctions attributable to design failures or manufacturing flaws. However, the person or party at fault for the malfunction can be held responsible for any injuries or deaths resulting from the watercraft defect.
If you or someone you know has been injured as a result of a defective or malfunctioning boat part, you may be entitled to seek damages from the designer manufacturer. Contact the Birmingham boat defect lawyers of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., at 205-414-8160 to learn more about your legal options in this situation.
Common Boat Defects and Malfunctions
At Yearout & Traylor, P.C., our dedicated Birmingham boat malfunction attorneys can help you seek the compensation you deserve if you have been hurt due to a boat defect or malfunction. Some of the common boat defects that can cause devastating accidents include:
- Defective depth gauges
- Fuel system leaks
- Rudder defects
- Engine failure
- Ventilation system flaws
After a boating accident, it can be difficult for help to reach you, so life-threatening injuries become much more dangerous, especially with the chance of falling overboard and drowning.
If you have been hurt in a boating accident caused by defective or malfunctioning parts, you may be entitled to compensation to help with the hospital bills and other financial hardships you have experienced. A knowledgeable Birmingham boat defect lawyer of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., can help you fight back against the person at fault for your accident. Contact us today at 205-414-8160 to discuss your case.