Skiing and snowboarding can be two of the most enjoyable outdoor activities in which one car participate in the state of Utah. However, this fun sport can turn deadly at a moment’s notice if an accident occurs. Many ski and snowboarding accidents are caused by negligence. Negligence occurs when someone fails to exercise proper care and consideration and this leads to a potentially dangerous situation. There are numerous ways in which negligence can lead to a ski or snowboarding injury.
If you have been injured in a skiing or snowboarding accident that you believe to be the result of negligence, contact a Utah personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Even if you are unsure who or what was to blame for your accident, you want an attorney on your side as you seek compensation for your injuries.
Some of the most common acts of negligence that can lead to an accident include the following:
When you visit a ski resort as a guest, you have no way of knowing whether or not the grounds and ski lift have been properly maintained. In these cases, you were most likely incapable of avoiding the accident. However, the negligent parties may be held liable for damages that were incurred.
When you contact an attorney from Summit Injury Law, you will find out if you have a viable negligence claim and are entitled to seek compensation for your medical bills, and pain and suffering. Attorney David S. Kottler has the experience you are looking for with knowledge and experience in Utah ski accidents.
We encourage all prospective clients to speak with our experienced Utah personal injury lawyer. Whether you hire us or not, we are able to provide you with a free case evaluation, so you can make an informed decision.