Lawsuits related to ski accidents are complex. That's why it is imperative to consult with an experienced personal injury attorney who has previously handled injury cases like yours. Our legal team will conduct a thorough investigation of the ski accident, gathering evidence (e.g., witness statements, photos, ski patrol reports) that can help to strengthen your injury case. It is important to be well-informed about the process and steps involved in filing a lawsuit stemming from a ski-related injury.
- Consult with a personal injury attorney: Ski accident lawsuits can be complex, and it is important to have an experienced injury attorney who can help guide you through the process.
- Investigate the ski accident: Investigate the accident and gather evidence, including witness statements, photographs, and ski patrol reports. This evidence will be used to build your case.
- Determine liability: Liability in ski accidents can be challenging to establish. We will need to determine who was responsible for the accident, which may include the ski resort, other skiers, or equipment manufacturers.
- File a claim: Before filing a lawsuit, your may need to file a claim with the ski resort or other responsible parties. This claim will outline your injuries and damages, and give the other party an opportunity to respond.
- Litigation: If a settlement cannot be reached through negotiations or mediation, your personal attorney may file a lawsuit. The lawsuit will be litigated in court, and a judge or jury will determine the outcome.
When filing a lawsuit related to a ski accident, the application process can depend on individual circumstances. We recommend speaking with a personal injury attorney who is able to thoroughly review your injury case and provide knowledgeable advice related to legal courses of action.
Without representation, it's possible your story will never be heard. Insurance companies are notorious for not returning calls, minimizing your injuries, and rushing you to settle your claim. Tell your story to us and we'll use our experience and expertise to make sure your ski injury case isn't swept under the rug by the insurance company.