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Proposed “Ethan’s Law” Would Require Boat Engine Cut Off Devices in Florida

Proposed “Ethan’s Law” Would Require Boat Engine Cut Off Devices in Florida 560 420 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Parents of a boy killed in a boating accident are working to turn their heartbreak into a way to help others with a new law that they say could make…

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Florida Boating Fatalities and Negligence

Florida Boating Fatalities and Negligence 2560 1829 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Earlier this month, the United States Coast Guard reported that Florida once again ranked number one in recreational boating accidents and deaths on the water.  Unfortunately, as years have passed,…

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Boat Safety in Florida

Boat Safety in Florida 1080 716 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

In Florida, locals and tourists commonly enjoy being out in the water whether that is for pleasure, business, or travel. With a big chunk of locals owning or operating a…

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The Dangers of Illegal Charter Boats

The Dangers of Illegal Charter Boats 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

In our modern ride-sharing society, there may be some risk to just hopping on anyone’s boat. When someone books a boat or captain through a boat-sharing app or company, they…

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Florida Leads Nation in Boating Accidents

Florida Leads Nation in Boating Accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Here in Florida, we have the luxury of plentiful water access across the state. Due to a number of opportunities to use our abundant shoreline, we undoubtedly have more people…

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5 Boating Safety Tips You Shouldn’t Ignore

5 Boating Safety Tips You Shouldn’t Ignore 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

[font_awesome link=”” icon=”bolt” color=”000″ size=”16px” margin_right=”” margin_left=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=””]In South Florida, we are lucky enough to be able to enjoy great boating weather year-round. And just like so many other…

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Florida cruise ship accidents not always publicized

Florida cruise ship accidents not always publicized 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Sailing the vast blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean is a favorite past-time of many vacationers. Millions of ticket holders board ships each year to enjoy rest and recreation on…

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Cruise ship accidents re possible litigation

Cruise ship accidents re possible litigation 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Florida is known world-wide as a hub of recreation and tourist activity. Seafarers from across the globe take to the beautiful waters surrounding the peninsula during personal vacations, sporting expeditions…

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Finding legal help in Florida after cruise ship accidents

Finding legal help in Florida after cruise ship accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

No one wants an ocean-voyage vacation to end in injury or illness. However, it remains a fact that some seafarers will become involved in cruise ship accidents in Florida waters.…

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Florida cruise ship accidents don’t always go as planned

Florida cruise ship accidents don’t always go as planned 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Recreation on the water is a typical component of the Florida lifestyle and tourist attractions. Visitors and residents alike frequent the beautiful seas of the peninsula in order to relax,…

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Some Florida cruise ship accidents result in personal injuries

Some Florida cruise ship accidents result in personal injuries 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Florida is one the nation’s premier tourist locations. Surrounded by water, the state provides countless opportunities for recreation and sea-faring adventures. Boating is a popular pastime in the area; unfortunately,…

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Florida lawsuits sometimes involve cruise ship accidents

Florida lawsuits sometimes involve cruise ship accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Florida personal injury cases include a wide range of claims, including those that involve car accidents or maritime workplace accidents. Some injury attorneys in the state handle cases pertaining to cruise…

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Some Florida cruise ship accidents might involve alcohol or drugs

Some Florida cruise ship accidents might involve alcohol or drugs 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A mother lamented the emotional pain she has experienced in the tragic and untimely loss of her son, who was killed in a 2014 boating accident. Cruise ship accidents, as…

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Passengers have rights after suffering cruise ship accidents

Passengers have rights after suffering cruise ship accidents 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Many travelers, many of whom set off from Florida, choose to vacation by taking a trip aboard a cruise line. However, cruise ship accidents sometimes occur that result in injuries…

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Multiple cruise ship accidents in Florida on the same ship line

Multiple cruise ship accidents in Florida on the same ship line 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

A Florida cruise ship has been in the news multiple times in the past few months. Each of the news stories involved cruise ship accidents that are reportedly unrelated to…

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Cruise ship accidents or illnesses can affect multiple passengers

Cruise ship accidents or illnesses can affect multiple passengers 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Recent concerns have been raised regarding repeated outbreaks of an apparent illness spreading among some cruise ship passengers. Many travelers, likely including some in Florida, enjoy commercial cruises. Cruise ship…

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Cruise ship accidents may be difficult to litigate

Cruise ship accidents may be difficult to litigate 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Sailing the open seas on a commercial cruise line is a popular choice for vacationers. However, Florida residents who enjoy cruises may want to take note of recent information published…

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2 women injured in Florida airboat crash

2 women injured in Florida airboat crash 150 150 Panter, Panter & Sampedro

Two women were injured when their airboats collided in the Everglades in western Broward County on Feb. 3. The accident occurred around 1 p.m., according to the Broward Sheriff’s Office…

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