Golf Cart Accidents Happen Often
Golf cart accidents happen quite frequently, in fact, there are approximately 15,000 golf cart injuries in the United States each year. We see: collisions between two golf carts; golf carts running over golfers; golf carts flipping over ejecting passengers; and golf carts being hit by cars.
Golf Carts are Faster & More Powerful Than Ever
Golf carts have become increasingly faster and more powerful. One of the reasons is that golf carts aren't just used on the golf course anymore. Golf carts are used at: peoples' homes; retirement communities; vacation communities; hotels; airports; and hospitals.
Golf Cart Accident Liability
Golf Cart Accident Liability: Legal theories of golf cart accident liability include: negligence and products liability. Responsible parties may include: the driver of the golf cart, the lessor of the golf cart, the manufacturer of the golf cart, the servicer of the golf cart; the seller of the cart; and the owner of the golf course.
Golf Cart Accidents & Insurance Money
Attorneys should go after the insurance from: the driver's own car insurance policy; the driver's homeowner's insurance policy; the golf course's general liability policy; the insurance of the servicer of the golf cart; and sometimes go after the manufacturer.