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Category: Florida Boat Accident Law

Court Finds a Ferryboat Owner Cannot Limit Its Liability in a Fatal Boat Collision

December 30, 2016 Florida Boat Accident Law

An interesting decision involving the Shipowner’s Limitation of Liability Act was recently handed down in a ferryboat / speed boat collision case.  The accident occurred on February 16, 2013.  The ferryboat, carrying approximately five hundred passengers, was ten minutes into its thirty-minute voyage when it collided with the speed boat.  […]