Many times, people choose to stay in hotels for business trips, vacations, and overnight when they are on a long road trip. In fact, many people view hotels as a place to get away and you would never think of them as a place in which you would actually become injured. There are a lot of different ways that a person can become injured in an accident at a hotel. If you do become injured at a hotel, it is important that you notify hotel staff right away and do your best to take pictures of the thing that caused you to become injured. If you cannot take these pictures yourself before leaving the scene of the accident, ask any available friends or family members to take them for you.
Some of the most common injuries that are seen in hotels are those involving stairs, elevators or escalators, pool injuries, defective gym equipment, and even food poisoning. Hotels have the responsibility to make sure that their property is safe for any guests and employees that may be present. If there are unsafe conditions, the hotel can be held liable for damages associated with the injury.
If you need the assistance of an experienced personal injury attorney after being injured in an accident due to the negligence of a hotel, contact our firm today.
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