Tourist Accident Lawyer in Fort Lauderdale

Hotels, Amusement Parks, & Cruiseship Accidents

Vacation Accidents

Vacations are something everyone looks forward to. We take vacations fora variety of reason including relaxation, adventure, recreation and tourism. Many families and tourists travel to Florida, the Bahamas, the Virgin Islands, South America, Jamaica, and even the Caribbean for sunny beaches, boating, scuba diving, water parks, theme parks, the recreational resorts and more.

Unfortunately, sometimes a vacation can turn into a disaster. There are many different things can go wrong on your vacation and can cause you or your loved one to be harmed. There are thousands of personal injuries and wrongful deathsas a result of vacation resort accidents each year. Vacation accidents can occur in the travel (plane, bus, passenger van, bus) heading to and or from the destination, can happen on the property or premises (theme park ride, hotel, motel or resort complex) or even through an arranged activities and excursions by the resort (diving, snorkeling, parasailing, fishing, shopping, etc.)

Some of the types of accidents that the vacation accident attorneys at Farmer Jaffe Weissing handle include:

  • Personal watercraft, jet-ski, and water ski accidents.
  • Boating and cruiseship accidents.
  • Scuba diving and parasailing accidents.
  • Swimming pool and spa drowning accidents and slip and fall accidents.
  • Hotels escalator and elevator accidents and slip and fall accidents.
  • Injuries due to violence caused by negligent security or inadequate security.
  • Acts of crime leading to injuries including sexual assaults and assault and battery.
  • Rented vehicle crashes, car accidents, bus and public transportation accidents.
  • Amusement park, theme park ride and attraction equipment failure or maintenance accidents.
  • Abductions and kidnappings.
  • Negligent hiring and employee training.

Business owners, hotel owners, rental companies, and theme parks owners who cater to vacationers have a responsibility to do more than just open their doors for business. They must provide reasonably safe premises, protection from dangers, and adequate warnings about hazards. Rental equipment and machinery must function properly.

There are some vacation destinations, resorts and rental companies that pay little attention to the safety precautions that they are required to exercise for the protection of their guests. That and due to the complex national and international laws, an attorney is often needed to protect your rights. Farmer Jaffe Weissing is dedicated to helping tourists and vacationers injured in accidents, find their path to justice, while visiting Florida, The Bahamas, the Caribbean and other vacation travel destinations.

Free Initial Legal Consultation – and We Aren’t Paid unless there is a Recovery

We have handled hundreds of auto accident, catastrophic injury, personal injury, wrongful death cases and have achieved numerous multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients. Our consultations with potential vacation accident and resort accidents clients are free. If we take your case, we are only paid fees and costs of suit if we succeed in winning a recovery for you. We advance the costs of your case, too, so there’s no cost to you of bringing your lawsuit or claim.

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