SCUBA Diving Injury Attorney
Many cruise lines are known for offering a wide variety of activities and offshore excursions. SCUBA diving provides a fun and unique way for cruise passengers to experience the waters they are cruising through. SCUBA diving is a unique sport that requires significant diligence and training, our founding attorney Geoff Probst has over 30 years of SCUBA experience that helps our firm further understand these types of cases.
Despite all the precautions a cruise passenger may take, faulty equipment; poor instruction; dangerous conditions; or other negligence on the part of a cruise line can result in SCUBA diving and snorkeling injuries. If you have been injured due to the negligence of a cruise line, its staff, or a third party working on behalf of the cruise ship, you may be entitled to recover for your damages.
We can help you and your family if there is injury due to SCUBA diving or snorkeling accidents due to cruise line negligence. We aggressively fight for a victim’s right to secure the maximum compensation available under the law.
SCUBA Diving Accidents
SCUBA diving can offer an exciting and memorable experience. Although the activity of SCUBA diving has inherent risks, a cruise line still has to ensure that those who participate in the activity under its supervision are provided with the proper safety equipment, training and preparation.
Some common injuries in SCUBA diving include:
- Decompression Sickness
- Pulmonary Edema
- Motion Sickness
- Arterial Gas Embolism
- Marine Envenomation
If the negligence or recklessness of another was the cause of a SCUBA diving injury, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our firm today to discuss your SCUBA diving accident case.
Contact a SCUBA Diving Accident Attorney
If you have been injured in a SCUBA diving accident, it is best to consult with an experienced attorney who can advise you of your legal rights and remedies. We have extensive experience in handling cruise line negligence, including SCUBA diving accidents. In addition, our founding attorney, Geoffrey Probst has a unique understanding of the cruise line industry, having served as both defense counsel for cruise lines and plaintiff’s counsel for cruise guests who were wrongfully injured.
Contact our firm today to schedule a free consultation in Atlanta, Georgia or Weston, Florida.