A relaxing day at the pool can quickly turn deadly if the proper safety procedures are not followed. Swimming pool accidents often result in severe injuries and, in the most tragic cases, death. In the United States alone, approximately 5‚000 children are admitted to emergency rooms each year because of near-drowning accidents. About 15 percent of those accidents are fatal.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured or died in a swimming pool-related accident in New Jersey, contact the NJ personal injury lawyers at Team Law. We are knowledgeable in premises liability claims, including swimming pool accidents, and will fight hard to win maximum compensation for your injuries. We serve clients in Middlesex, Essex, Hudson and Union counties, and throughout New Jersey.
Injuries can occur due to improperly trained personnel or a negligent pool owner. According to the law in New Jersey, a property owner can be held liable for injuries sustained because of a dangerous condition on a property.
Common swimming pool injuries involve slip and fall accidents, diving board injuries, and can even include drowning.
Swimming pool accidents and drowning in New Jersey regularly occur in:
The NJ personal injury lawyers at Team Law are well-versed in the codes, rules, and regulations regarding swimming pools in Clark, West New York, Edison, Newark, and New Brunswick and surrounding towns. We will work hard to gather information and evidence in an effort to develop your case to sue the negligent party — whether the homeowner, facility, or pool manufacturer is responsible for the incident. Damages may be awarded to both the victim and possibly close family members for psychological trauma.
The NJ swimming pool accident lawyers at Team Law want to help you and your family recover financial damages when there has been a drowning or near-drowning accident. Contact us today to discuss your rights and options at 732-388-5454. We offer free consultations.
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