Las Cruces Ski & Snowboard Accident Lawyers
Though not widely known for winter sports like it’s neighbor Colorado, New Mexico has an underrated ski and snowboarding ecosystem. There are many resorts where families from across the U.S. enjoy outdoor activities in the cold weather. 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 Las Cruces 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.
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
- and more
Skiers and Snowboarders
According to the state laws of New Mexico, 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 Las Cruces 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 Las Cruces Ski and Snowboard Accident Attorneys
Zinda Law Group of Las Cruces 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.