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Injuries from boat propellers can be costly

Injuries from boat propellers can be costly

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Injuries from boat propellers can be costly

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Being involved in a boating accident can lead to devastating consequences. The crash can lead to a person being injured in the boat or being thrown out of the boat. In either case, there is a possibility that a propeller injury might occur. If the accident is particularly bad, one of the boat propellers can strike a person who is in one of the boats. If the person is thrown out of the boat, he or she might end up near a propeller and be injured. In either case, it is almost a sure thing that the injuries will be severe.

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Propeller Injuries Require Long-Term Care

A person who has suffered an injury from a propeller is likely to need long-term care in a hospital. For example, a teenager who was injured by a propeller needed a 7-week hospital stay. The cost of her care through the third day was already more than $300,000.

Even after the initial care is provided, there is a chance that astronomical medical care costs will continue. One man’s estimated medical costs for life care after an accident involving a propeller was more than $2.9 million. He was injured when he was 18 years old, but that estimate only includes the care that he was likely to need starting at age 22.

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Propeller Accidents Can Be Devastating

You also have to consider the emotional, mental, and physical effects of being struck by a propeller. When it is all said and done, a propeller accident can be devastating. People who are injured by a boat propeller might decide that they want to seek compensation in Alabama, which might include making claims against several parties.

Source: PropellerSafety.com, “Cost of Propeller Accidents,” accessed April 27, 2016

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