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Amusement Park Accidents: What You Might Not Know

By Hecht, Kleeger, Pintel, & Damashek  Feb. 15, 2012 11:32a

Protecting Against the Potential Dangers of an Amusement Park

It is not likely that the patrons of amusement parks attend these entertainment facilities in anticipation of being physically harmed. Unfortunately, the reality of being injured at an amusement park is an all too common one – and one that could often be prevented if proper protocol were taken. As such, it is important for individuals to understand the potential dangers that are inherent at amusement parks and how these can be legally addressed by an attorney near you.

While the environment of a theme park is designed to enhance a person's amusement, entertainment, etc. they are not always designed without flaw. In fact, serious injuries and fatalities have resulted at amusement parks that exhibit less than safe standards of operation. Park visitors and employees alike can be harmed by slippery walkways, obstructed paths, malfunctioning equipment, and a host of other problematic situations that could arise on the site of an amusement park in your area. These are accidents which are required by law to be reported and, as such, they are ones that can be represented by a New York personal injury lawyer as well.

An Accident and Injury Attorney Working for You

In general, accidents which happen on the premises of a theme park fall into one of a number of classifying categories. If you were injured at an amusement park and the cause was negligence on behalf of an employee at the facility, then you could be considered a victim of personal injury and you may have a legal case on your hands. Amusement parks are a form of business and therefore they are required to follow a certain set of safety guidelines that have been established specifically to protect the workers and patrons of these parks. It is when these guidelines are not met or they are deliberately disregarded that the most serious accidents and injuries could occur.

If you have been injured in an accident that concerns any type of negligence, omission, irresponsibility, or disregard of safety standards then you are likely entitled to take legal action, and the law offices of Hecht, Kleeger, Pintel, & Damashek is available to help. With more than four decades of combined experience in the legal field, there is no case too great or small for the team of personal injury attorneys at the firm. In fact, when it comes to matters of personal injury, the team is 100% dedicated to providing its clients with nothing short of the best legal representation available. Amusement park accidents often result in the need for extensive medical treatment, home care attention, physical therapy, and even rehabilitative services in some instances. Therefore, is crucial that victims of these accidents seek legal support from an attorney such as that which can be found at the New York law firm. Under the direction and guidance of an attorney from Hecht, Kleeger, Pintel, & Damashek you can appropriately address your accident and injury in a way that will best allow for compensation to meet your medical needs.

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