Colorado Springs Ski & Snowboard Accident Lawyers
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Whether Colorado Springs is your home or a vacation destination, a large part of the draw is likely to be the snow. Each winter, thousands head to Colorado’s many resorts to enjoy skiing or snowboarding. However, these trips to the slopes can quickly go awry when another skier or negligent party causes an accident.
Skiing and snowboarding are extreme sports and do carry some risk of injury. Sometimes, however, innocent people become victims of preventable skiing accidents. These preventable accidents can be caused by irresponsible skiers or snowboarders on the slopes, faulty equipment, or even by dangerous conditions at a ski resort.
If you were the victim of an injury due to another person or entity’s negligence, the Colorado Springs ski and snowboard accident lawyers at the Zinda Law Group are here to help. We will fight your legal rights and seek fair compensation for your injury. Call us today at (800) 863-5312 for a free consultation with a Colorado Springs ski injury lawyer.
Colorado Ski Resorts
There are a number of high profile resorts at which serious ski and snowboard accidents can happen, including:
- Copper Mountain
- Arapahoe Basin
- Winter Park
- Steamboat Springs
- Beaver Creek
If you’ve been injured by another rider, defective equipment, or noticeably unsafe conditions, there is a chance that one of these resorts may be held liable.
Common Types of Ski and Snowboard Accidents
We cover ski and snowboard accidents that involve:
- Negligent skiers and snowboarders
- Unsafe chairlifts or malfunctioning equipment
- Dangerous conditions or unexpected objects at a resort, such as fences or barriers
- Inadequate instructor training
Skiers and Snowboarders
According to the state laws of Colorado, anyone involved in the sport of skiing or snowboarding is required to obey certain rules. That means you are expected to watch out for others and act in a safe manner on the slopes. If someone disobeys these rules and causes an accident, our ski injury lawyers can help you seek compensation for your medical bills, missed time at work, pain and suffering, and more.
Some accidents on the slopes happen due to ski or snowboard equipment that is not functioning properly. If you were injured from to unsafe equipment, the lawyers at Zinda Law Group of Colorado Springs can help you seek damages from those at fault, such as the manufacturer, equipment rental company, or the ski resort. This can also include an injury caused by a poorly maintained or improperly operated chairlift.
Harmful Resort Objects and Inadequate Training
Some accidents occur due to poorly maintained grounds and trails at a ski resort, such as a skier or snowboarder who is suddenly confronted with a fence or debris in an unexpected area. In some cases, an accident may be due to poor training by the resort instructor. These cases can be difficult to prove, but Zinda Group will fight for your rights if you were the victim of a ski or snowboard accident.
Get Help from our Colorado Springs Ski and Snowboard Accident Attorneys
Zinda Law Group of Colorado Springs understands the pleasure that comes from being outdoors on the slopes. That is why we will fight to keep the slopes safe and hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. If you were injured due to another person’s inattention to the rules, faulty equipment, or poor maintenance at a ski resort we can help. We have experience in ski and snowboard injury cases and can handle the legal process on your behalf while you recover.
If you were the victim of a skiing or snowboarding accident, call the Zinda Law Group today at 719-285-6994 for a free legal consultation. As one of our clients, you will pay us nothing unless we are able to win your case.