Skilled Legal Representation For Injured Hotel Guests And Employees
Florida is known for its warm weather, miles of beaches and fun attractions, which draw many visitors from around the world. Accordingly, there are numerous motels and hotels of all kinds available to accommodate all these travelers. Unfortunately, sometimes the hotel owners and hotel management fall short when it comes to protecting the safety of guests and employees.
If you have suffered harm while staying at a South Florida hotel, resort or motel, then you can file a personal injury claim against the property owners or hotel’s insurance company and seek compensation for any damages sustained due to negligence. At Kaire & Heffernan, PLLC, we provide legal representation for hotel guests who have suffered injuries as a result of hotel slip-and-falls, negligent security, inadequate lighting, poor maintenance, dangerous conditions and other types of hotel injury claims.
What Are Common Causes Of Hotel Accidents?
Hotels, motels and resorts on not only responsible for providing comfort and amenities. They also need to protect guest safety. Unfortunately, some hotels fail to take adequate precautions to protect their guests from life-threatening risks, and these unsafe conditions on the premises can result in serious injury or even death.
Hotel accidents in Florida might involve:
- Inadequate lighting
- Uneven flooring
- Improperly installed stairs/landings
- Unsafe appliances
- Elevator or escalator accidents
- Negligent security
- Sidewalk accidents
- Unsanitary conditions
- Swimming pool accidents
When guests are injured by such hazards, there will likely be considerable monetary damages incurred. This includes medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more.
Steps To Take After A Hotel Accident
After experiencing any type of injuries resulting from a hotel accident, victims are advised to do the following:
- Seek immediate medical treatment.
- Ask hotel management for security footage.
- Take pictures of the accident scene.
- Collect contact information from eyewitnesses to the accident.
After all of the above steps have been completed, contact a personal injury lawyer right away.
Discover How We Can Help You During A Free Consultation
At Kaire & Heffernan, PLLC, we have decades of experience handling personal injury cases involving hotel guests. We will work tirelessly to build your case and fight for the compensation you deserve. A lawsuit can be a long, painful and overwhelming process. Instead of going through this alone, speak to us about what options are available. Together, we will determine whether filing a hotel accident claim is right for you. To schedule your free initial consultation, you can contact us online or call 305-376-7860. Se habla español.