A boating accident in Puget Sound north of Bremerton killed a woman and seriously injured her husband last weekend. The man was flown to Harborview Medical Center.
Accidents which occur on “navigable waters” are subject to a somewhat unique set of laws called “admiralty and maritime” law. These cases apply federal law and often are brought in federal courts. An experienced attorney can guide your family through this diffuclt and often confusing process.
For more information on this subject matter, please refer to our section on Wrongful Death.