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I was injured on a boat, do I have a legal case?

Visitors and residents of Vermont and New York love to take advantage of the more than 350 large ponds and lakes. Naturally, the more traffic on the waterways, the more likely an injury is to occur. Annually, residents and visitors alike suffer injuries and occasionally die in boating accidents.

Many people are surprised to find out that many of the same rules we have to adhere to on roadways apply to boats on waterways. Therefore it is probably not a big surprise to learn that there are similar accidents on roadways and waterways.  At the same time, there are similar causes for these incidents including:

Unfortunately, while enjoying our waterways, boaters, Jet Ski operators, swimmers and water skiers are all at risk of serious injury caused by careless operation of a watercraft.

We Fight To Get You The Compensation You Deserve

Mark Schneider and Drew Palcsik are Personal Injury Lawyers who get results.  At Schneider & Palcsik we work with insurance adjusters, witnesses, and other law offices so you don’t have to.  We offer over a half-century of combined experience and peace of mind so you can focus on recovering from your injuries. We work to help you rebuild your life, which has changed due to another person or party’s negligence.

What Can Schneider & Palcsik offer you?

You can trust what we say, but see what our clients say about us:

Our Team Fights for You

Your injuries can force you to rebuild your life after it’s been changed forever.  We can help you get compensation for lost income, medical expenses, and rehabilitation.

We understand that our client’s future rests in our hands.  That is why we enlist the work of our team to get you the justice you deserve. Our qualified team can ensure that the party that caused your pain and suffering are held accountable for their actions.

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Plattsburgh, NY
Schneider & Palcsik  
57 Court Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: (518) 566-6666


Middlebury, VT
Schneider & Palcsik
99 Maple St, Suite 10B
Middlebury, VT 05753
Phone: 802-382-0062