Recreation and Sports Injury Lawyers
Have you or someone you love been injured while practicing a favourite sport or while taking part in a recreational activity? Unmarked hazards, poorly maintained equipment, and inadequate supervision may be to blame. You deserve to know whether you have a case because you shouldn’t need to settle for less.
Compensation for recreational accidents
Harrison Pensa’s recreation and sport injuries lawyers can help you seek compensation if your injury resulted from unsafe property or practices. You may be eligible for compensation for medical and rehabilitation costs, loss of income, attendant care costs, and other expenses. Let our sympathetic lawyers examine the circumstances of your injury and advise you on next steps.
Helping Ontarians injured during recreational activities:
- Boating accidents
- Bicycle accidents
- Swimming hazards and pool accidents
- Skiing and snowboarding accidents
- Ice skating and roller-skating accidents
- Injuries at water parks, trampoline parks, and amusement parks
- School yard injuries
- Organized sports injuries
- ATV and snowmobile accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
Frequently Asked Questions
Quite possibly. Drivers of recreational vehicles have responsibilities — just like automobile drivers — to operate their vehicles safely and to comply with insurance requirements. If they operate their vehicle in a way that is unsafe and hurt someone in the process, the injured person may be eligible for compensation.
Not in all cases. It depends on the language used within the waiver that you signed. You should obtain legal advice to determine whether the waiver would prevent you from suing. Harrison Pensa can help.
As is the case with other motor vehicle accidents, you may have only two years from the date of the accident to file a personal injury claim. Contact Harrison Pensa’s lawyers sooner than later to find out.