Sports / Recreational Injuries
Recreational and sporting activities are supposed to keep us happy, healthy and in shape. However, these activities can also lead to serious injury. If you have been involved in a recreational or sports accident in a California, you may be entitled to receive compensation for your injuries.
Injuries can happen in any type of sporting or recreational activity including horseback riding, swimming, boating, biking, golf, softball, football, skiing, motorsports, and many others. Certain minor injuries are common and even expected in these activities. However, if an accident is caused by someone else’s Negligence or by a defective product, you may be able to pursue a claim for damages. Lawsuits are often brought against sports equipment manufacturers, property owners, event organizers and reckless individuals for injuries suffered while participating in sports or recreational activities. If liability can be established, you may be able receive compensation for your past and future medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. It is important to note that personal injury claims in California are subject to a Statutes Of Limitations which limits the amount of time you have to file a lawsuit.
If you or someone you know has been injured in a recreational or sports activity, contact The Scranton Law Firm for a free consultation with one of our experienced California accident attorneys today at 1 (800) 400-8742.