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Collision Shows Need For Boats To Be Properly Insured

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

There are thousands of Oklahoma citizens who own both cars and boats. While most of these individuals will acknowledge the need for all cars or trucks on the road to be properly insured, many fail to recognize that boats also need insurance. (more…)

Charges Expected In Connection With Fatal Oklahoma Boat Accident

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

Boaters in Oklahoma have a responsibility to safely operate their watercraft at all times. But too often, failure to adhere to this rule results in devastating accidents and serious injuries. The Oklahoma Boat Accident Attorneys with J. Colbert Injury Lawyers say charges are expected to be filed in connection with a boating accident that occurred last summer on the waters of Lake Eufaula. (more…)

Oklahoma Boat Accident Lawyers Examine Dangers Of Drinking On The Water

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

While most Oklahomans are aware of the dangers drinking and driving poses, many seem to ignore that the same risks are present when operating a boat. In fact, the U.S. Coast Guard conducted a study that found at least 23 percent of fatalities that occur on the water list alcohol and/or drugs as a contributing factor. (more…)

Oklahoma Boat Accident Lawyers Discuss Dangers Faced By Inexperienced Operators

by Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys

The Oklahoma Boat Accident Lawyers with J. Colbert Injury Lawyers explain that each year, dozens of lives are lost due to mistakes made while boaters are on the water. The U.S Coast Guard states that in 2010, a total of 13 people died and another 35 were seriously injured in boating accidents in Oklahoma. One of the most common causes for these accidents is operator inexperience. (more…)