Although Swimming and diving are popular warm-weather activities, the pool can be more dangerous than you may think. According to reports, more than three thousand people drown in swimming pools every year and the number of pool injuries continues to increase as well. Spinal cord injuries, brain damage, and fractured bones are all common types of swimming pool and diving injuries. Although swimming pools are the most obvious place in which a person could drown, there are many other places where water can be a hazard. Bath tubs, sinks, toilets, hot tubs, fish tanks, ponds, and spas can all be dangerous and children around these areas should be monitored at all times.
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Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® is a Wisconsin law firm with a team of Sheboygan swimming and diving lawyers. For years, the Sheboygan lawyers have been successfully representing the rights of those injured in or around swimming pools. In many cases, the pool owner or manager may be held liable for your injuries if you were harmed while using someone else’s pool. Consulting an attorney is the best way to discover who is liable for your injuries. With 12 offices throughout Wisconsin, there is always a Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® office nearby to assist you with your legal needs. Your initial consultation will cost nothing at all and gives you the chance to have your case evaluated by a knowledgeable attorney. Contact the Sheboygan office today to schedule your consultation and begin the process of fighting for your rights as a victim of a swimming or diving injury.