Summer camps are supposed to be a place for children to have fun, be creative and to make new friends; however swimming is a common activity among children who attend summer camp, and with swimming comes the high risk for drowning and serious injuries.
Our summer camp drowning accident lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. represent parents and their children who suffered serious injuries while swimming at summer camp. If a child drowns to death due to a water accident, the parents may be able to file a Michigan wrongful death lawsuit.
Drowning accidents at summer camp are much more common than people think due to the fact that children are in fact the most at risk for drowning. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fatal drowning remains the second leading cause of unintentional injury-related death to children aging from one to fourteen.
Michigan Summer Camps
Some of Michigan’s popular summer camps include the following:
- BaySail Appledore Tall Ships
- Camp Living Waters
- Camp Lookout
- Camp Mirage
- Camp Tannadoonah
- Camp Westminster on Higgins Lake
- Sherman Lake YMCA Camp
Sue Michigan Summer Camp For Drowning Accident Injuries
Drowning accidents that occur at summer camps are unfortunately many of times due to the camp’s negligence. Many summer camps may or may not have a lifeguard on duty, however it is still the facility’s responsibility to take care and monitor the children who attend their summer camp while swimming in a pool or lake.
If you or someone you know entrusted your child to the care of a Michigan summer camp and due to their negligent care your child suffers serious injuries or was killed in a drowning accident, the summer camp may be liable and you may be able to sue. Our top rated Buckfire & Buckfire legal team recommends you contact one of our experienced attorneys immediately after the incident to determine what legal recourse is available to you..
Our No Fee Promise For Michigan Summer Camp Accident Drowning Cases
We will represent you in your Michigan summer camp drowning case under our NO FEE PROMISE. This means that you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever unless we obtain a settlement or recovery for you. You have absolutely no obligation for legal fees unless we win your case. If we do not obtain a settlement for you, you owe us nothing!
Contact a Michigan Summer Camp Drowning Accident Lawyer
Too often, a drowning death or injury at a summer camp may be the fault or negligence of the camp and its staff. This can include the failure to properly supervise the children, the improper training of employees, inadequate staffing or lifeguards, the lack of safety equipment, and improper maintenance. It is essential to hire a qualified Michigan drowning injury lawyer who has a complete understanding of these cases and the knowledge and experience to achieve the best result for the victim and his or her family. Call our office today at (800) 606-1717 for your free, no obligation consultation and to speak with one of the best lawyers for your child’s drowning accident. We will start working on your case immediately gathering all the evidence and witness statements to prove and win your case.