Winter Sports Accidents

Each winter over a million Britons will take part in snow or ice sports holidays for some exhilarating exercise. Whilst statistically these sports are relatively safe, accidents do occur that can bring your eagerly anticipated enjoyment to an abrupt end. The most common of these winter sports activities is skiing closely followed by snowboarding but there are the less conventional sports such as tobogganing, bobsleighing and snowmobiling. Unfortunately accidents do occur and, in relation to such sports, may be down to:

Winter sports accidents can result in horrific injuries and even fatalities. It is essential that you contact a personal injury law firm that is familiar with this type of claim. Because of our own personal experiences and experience of pursuing such claims for our clients, we have a better understanding of the issues arising out of snow or ice related accidents and we know what action to take to make a difference to your winter sports accident compensation claim.

If you are traveling as part of a package deal and the activity was included as part of the package then you may be entitled to make a compensation claim against the tour or package organiser in this country. However, if this is not the case and as international law varies from country to country and there could be strict time limitations, it's important to seek expert legal advice as soon as possible. We have a trusted network of international personal injury lawyers who have extensive experience in winter sports compensation claims and can provide us with all the information that we need to achieve the best outcome for your claim.

We also have the experience of having dealt with athletes injured whilst competing in the more adventurous and dangerous winter sports such as bobsleighing including at the highest level. This experience enables us to understand the issues involved in the claim and to assess what went wrong at an early stage.

To discuss your winter sports accident compensation claim free of charge contact us now.