While snowboarding, like skiing, involves some personal risk, many who take to the slopes fail to exercise due caution and care while enjoying the sport. At Summit Injury Law, we represent clients who have suffered injury on the ski hill due to another’s negligence. If you or a loved one was injured in a snowboarding collision with another person, an immovable object that was not marked well or a moveable object such as a runaway snowboard, you may have cause to file a claim for your injuries.
Unlike skiers, whose blind spots are almost always uphill, snowboarders cannot see anything to their backs, which typically face across the hill. These different orientations create more risk for collisions when skiers and snowboarders share a run. Though facing sideways, a snowboarder downhill may not necessarily see a skier or boarder uphill, especially when executing a heelside turn.
Snowboarders typically sustain serious upper body injuries such as:
Summit Injury Law has the experience and adept skills needed to pursue ski and snowboard accident claims, claims that not many firms handle. We are committed to obtaining maximum compensation allowed by law for our clients’ medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
Contact a Utah snowboarding accident lawyer at our firm to discuss your case in a free initial consultation. We represent local, national and international clients who were injured while snowboarding at resorts in Park City or Salt Lake City, Utah.
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.