San Diego Child Swimming Accident Attorneys
Get Help After a Child's Swimming Pool Accident
While a pool can be a source of fun and enjoyment, a swimming pool can also prove dangerous if not properly maintained, especially for younger children. An alarming amount of children each year are injured or lose their life in a drowning or submersion accident, with a large number of these serious pool accidents occurring in residential settings in addition to country clubs, schools, and fitness centers.
About one in five drowning related fatality victims are children 14 and younger.
When the child you love is injured, it can unquestionably be one of the most traumatic and devastating experiences for any family, and a parent or caregiver may not know what to do next. In the event the negligence of another party led to your child's accident, the San Diego swimming pool accident lawyers at the Jurewitz Law Group can help you understand your legal rights and options in your situation and will fight to get your child the compensation he or she needs to recuperate.
The Road to Your Child's Recovery
A swimming pool accident may be caused by a number of things, such as lack of supervision, inadequate fencing around the swimming area, or failure to cover a pool or hot tub, and the accident can frequently be traced to another's negligence. Though each accident and its causes are unique, the consequences of a swimming pool or drowning incident are likely to be catastrophic, and innumerable injuries to your child can occur as a result. Broken bones, lacerations, concussions, or a traumatic brain injury are possible injuries that will make your child's recovery after a pool accident lengthy and unfortunately painful.
The emotional impact of this type of accident can also be quite difficult for a child to recover from, which is an additional obstacle your little loved one may face as they recover. Ensuring the well-being of your child is certainly your first priority, so obtaining compensation from the party responsible for the accident can help ensure they get the best medical care to heal to the best of their abilities and get back to the things they love.
Liability in a San Diego Swimming Pool Accident
Proving fault in a swimming pool accident can be a demanding process. In order to build a successful child injury case, important documentation, including medical records and bills and witness statements, should be gathered and organized to support your claim. In addition, photos of the swimming pool where the accident occurred can help show how the other person's or entity's negligence caused your child's accident and injuries.
Pursuing legal action on your own can be difficult and overwhelming, however, which is why the legal team of the Jurewitz Law Group can help you get the favorable results you need by proving that the negligence of another person was the cause of your child's accident. We have the resources and knowledge of the law needed to get you the compensation your family is entitled to.
Legal Representation Your Family Can Count On
The San Diego child injury lawyers of the Jurewitz Law Group understand how devastating it can be for a parent or family member when the child they love and care for is injured, especially when it is due to the carelessness of another person. Our compassionate legal team is wholly committed to providing you with the effective legal representation needed to not only hold the at-fault parties accountable, but also get the money you need to properly care for your child. We will work diligently to ensure your family's rights are protected throughout your case. To see how we can aid your family in moving forward past the devastation of the incident and help your child recover, call (619) 233-5020 or (888) 233-5020 for a no-cost consultation.
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Call the Jurewitz Law Group at (619) 233-5020 and begin your path to recovery with a no-cost consultation today.