Losing a child or loved one in a fatal swimming pool accident or seeing your loved one suffer a brain or spinal cord injury as the result of a pool accident is a devastating and traumatic experience. It may seem impossible to move on with your life after such a tragic event, but obtaining justice through legal action may bring peace of mind while providing you with the financial support you need. It may also help prevent other tragic swimming pool deaths or brain and spinal cord injuries.
Injuries and deaths caused by swimming pool accidents are often the result of pool owner negligence. Defective pool equipment or components may also cause dangerous accidents. In either case, if someone was careless or negligent, they should accept responsibility. Our Kansas City injury attorneys can help you take legal action.
To discuss your case and options, call (816) 253-8606 for a free consultation.
Your Legal Options
If you or someone you love has sustained a brain or spinal cord injury or lost their life as the result of a pool accident that was caused by the negligence of the pool owner or another party, the dedicated attorneys at Cullan & Cullan, can help you take the necessary steps towards obtaining justice and the compensation you need to rebuild your life. As medical doctors and lawyers, we have the medical and legal insight necessary to succeed in these complex cases.
Do You Have a Valid Claim?
The time after a tragic accident can be confusing and overwhelming, but it is important to be aware of the legal options available to you and your family so that you can make the necessary decisions to protect your future. It is best to contact a Kansas City swimming pool accident lawyer as soon as possible so that you have the best opportunity to preserve the evidence. Insurance company investigators will be working hard to protect their interests. It is important that you have a team who can preserve the evidence and fight for your rights.
To have a successful injury or wrongful death claim after a swimming pool accident, it must be proven that negligence was the cause.
Common causes of injury or fatal swimming pool accidents that may point to negligence may include:
- Defective drains or other pool components
- Negligent or improper use of fences or locks
- Improper supervision
- Diving accidents
- Violations of swimming pool manufacturing or design requirements
- Insufficient or lack of warnings
- Defective pool design
- Lack of proper safety equipment
Depending on the circumstances of the accident, the pool owner, property manager, pool designer/manufacturer, or product manufacturer may be held responsible for the harm their negligence caused.
Dedicated to Recovering Fair Compensation
No amount of money can reverse the consequences of a swimming pool accident, but pursuing compensation can give you the chance to obtain justice and find closure after the serious injury or death of a loved one. Our Kansas City swimming pool accident attorneys at Cullan & Cullan can fight for the financial security that you and your family need.
To discuss your situation with one of our lawyers, call us today for a consultation at (816) 253-8606.