Southern Louisiana is a great place for outdoor activities, such as swimming. The long summers and mild spring and fall temperatures mean that people have more time to spend by and near the pool. More time for poolside enjoyment, however, means more time for swimming pool accidents and drowning accidents. If you or a loved one has been involved in a swimming pool accident, such as slipping by the poolside or drowning, only a professional personal injury attorney can help ensure you receive the maximum compensation or your injuries.
Spencer Calahan Injury Lawyers is that law firm. Since 2000, our team of aggressive personal injury attorneys has helped victims of swimming pool accidents and other injuries. Contact us today to learn how we can help you with your case!
Causes Of Swimming Pool Accidents
Filing a lawsuit against another party is never easy. This can be especially true when a swimming pool is involved. The fact is, several areas in Louisiana require safety precautions for swimming pools and may require:
- Appropriate fencing to protect others from the pool area
- A protective cover when the pool is not in use
- Locking devices on all pool entrances
Some areas may even require all access points to the pool be equipped with an alarm. Whether the accident was caused because of improper maintenance, cleaning or because the proper supervision was not provided, you will need a personal injury attorney that has experience with swimming pool accident and drowning cases.
Louisiana Drown Victim Lawyers
If you or a family member has been injured or killed due to a drowning or swimming pool accident it can be especially painful. This is magnified further if the victim was a child. While monetary compensation can never make up for your loss, it is important to ensure the negligent party is held responsible and monetary damages are often the best way for this to happen. To determine if your swimming pool accident should see its day in court call Calahan Law at 225-387-2323 or fill out our Case Evaluation Form to your right and speak to a professional personal injury attorney today.