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Operator error is normally the cause of boating accidents, due to inexperience, weather, and improper maintenance, 30% of accidents involve intoxication of operator.

Do Operators Of Watercraft Vehicles Face The Same Liability In An Accident As Drivers Do On The Road?

Operators of watercraft vehicles face the same liability in an accident as drivers on the road face.

Does Contributory Negligence Come Into Play In Boating Accidents?

There are separate admiralty courts, you bring a claim, based on the waters that the accident occurred in, and there are different theories of liability that have different consequences. Contributory negligence is State substantive law so Jurisdiction choices control choice of law.

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