Photos, photos and more photos!!!
It is difficult and often impossible to make a claim without photos taken of the location of the accident within a reasonable period of the accident taking place.
Often evidence disappears, defects are corrected and there is no way of showing (either the insurer or a Judge) the precise cause of an accident.
In addition to photos, video footage, incidents reports and any other records that explain how the accident happened, should be preserved.
Boating accidents can have their own unique complexities, because the weather is often a factor. Data from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology can assist to explain the circumstances of the accident.
The boating accident specialists at Stacks Goudkamp have run a number of successful personal injury compensation claims including the following: