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Boating Accidents

22
Apr

Biggest Lakes in Texas

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Boating is a popular pastime in Texas, and many people think of the ocean when they consider taking their vessel out on the open water. Fortunately for the millions of people who don't live near the ocean, Texas is home to some very large lakes. Here is a list of…

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11
Dec

Details Released in October Boat Crash

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A boat crash took the lives of two people on October 11. A report has been released providing more details of the accident than were originally released. According to the newly released report, Shawn Hurwitz was operating the vessel when it crashed into a construction barge. The barge had been…

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16
Nov

Concerns About Safety Surround Boating Accident

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AUSTIN, TX – A deadly boat crash occurred on Lake Austin on October 11, and residents are voicing their concerns that dock construction has made the lake more dangerous for boaters and other operators of water craft. According to area homeowner Erin McClusky, the area on the water is now…

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30
Oct

Boat Crashes Into Concrete Barge

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AUSTIN, TX – A boating accident left two people dead and residents near the area are saying that the incident could have been prevented. Shawn Hurwitz, 50, and Jennifer Walley, 34, both died after the boat they were in crashed into a barge Sunday on Lake Austin. Resident Kenneth Hausmann…

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21
Apr

$520,000 Settlement Obtained in Boat Crash Case

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The Loewy Law Firm is proud to announce it has secured a $520,000 settlement on behalf of two Austin residents who were injured in a boat crash on Lake Dunlap.  The significant settlement was obtained in part due to the quick investigative work of the Loewy Law Firm, a skill…

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09
Jan

Personal Injury Settlements And Special Needs Trusts

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Accidents are indiscriminate, they can happen to anyone. People of all socioeconomic classes have accidents and suffer injuries because of the negligence of another. People who have a good income through a skilled job can suddenly find they are injured and unable to return to that line of work and…

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15
Mar

Is Boating Under the Influence Deadlier Than DUI?

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The U.S. Coast Guard reports that boating under the influence (BUI) just as dangerous as drunk driving - if not more. In fact, approximately one third of all recreational boating fatalities are the result of alcohol. There are several reasons for this. First, the marine environment tends to accelerate the…

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