Ski Accidents in Albany, NY

  • The feeling of skiing down a mountain on a beautiful, sunny day in the Albany area is one of the best things to do in the winter. However, falling and being seriously injured happens all the time in this kind of sport. If you become seriously injured while at a ski resort, your legal rights are dependent upon how your injury occurred. If you believe that your injury was caused by another skier, it is possible to sue that person for recklessness or negligence. However, if you believe that your injury was due to the ski resort, your legal rights may be limited. You will need the help of a personal injury attorney to help you receive compensation.

    Most states have laws that prevent skiers and snowboarders from suing a ski resort when the accident occurs out of an ‘inherent risk of skiing.’ The ‘inherent risk’ describes the obvious, expected and necessary aspects of skiing as an activity. Read more...https://goo.gl/YSyiWv