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Villani & DeLuca Represents Victims of Swimming Pool Accidents

swimming pool accident attorneysAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

At Villani & DeLuca, P.C., we represent victims of swimming pool accidents as well as the families of individuals who have drowned in a swimming pool.

Like other property owners, an owner of a swimming pool has a duty to ensure it is reasonably safe.  But, some swimming pool owners fail to take reasonable precautions to protect those who use their pools.  If you or a loved one has been involved in a serious or tragic swimming pool accident in New Jersey, you should contact our firm to schedule a free initial consultation with our NJ Swimming Pool Accident Lawyers about your case.

Types of Swimming Pool Accidents

Many things can go wrong when people are around swimming pools.  Children are especially vulnerable to injuries and accidents due to immature judgment and the inability to swim well.  New Jersey law holds swimming pool owners responsible to compensate accident victims for negligence such as:

  • Negligently failing to install fencing around pool
  • Failing to secure gate to swimming pool
  • Failing to warn swimmers of unusually shallow water
  • Failing to warn or clean up slippery and dangerous decking
  • Diving board injuries
  • Improperly maintaining electrical outlets that can cause electrocution
  • Inadequately supervising individuals using property
  • Other serious injuries


Depending on the circumstances, we seek to maximize our clients’ compensation by attributing additional responsibility to others such as:

  • Manufacturers
  • Designers
  • Installers
  • Retailers

Increase in Pools Throughout Jersey Shore After Sandy

Residential building permits in New Jersey have recently spiked.  This increase in building activity means that there will be an increase in the number of pool permits that will be issued.  After Superstorm Sandy, a number of Jersey Shore communities that were hard hit by the storm have issued a substantial amount of new permits.  Such communities include, but are not limited to: Long Branch, Stafford, Toms River, Barnegat, Point Pleasant, Manasquan, Wall Township and Seaside Heights.

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Swimming Pool Owners May Compensate You for Your Injuries

Families and victims of swimming pool accidents may be entitled to compensation for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of future income
  • Pain
  • Suffering

Contact our NJ Swimming Pool Accident Lawyers Today

If you or your child suffered a swimming pool injury, schedule a free consultation with a Villani & DeLuca, P.C. attorney by calling (732) 965-3801 or contact us online.  We serve New Jersey clients in Toms River, Freehold, Seaside Heights, Brick and throughout Ocean and Monmouth Counties.