Amusement Park Injuries

Amusement Park Injuries

Amusement Park Injuries Attorney for Fort Lauderdale, FL

Each year, millions of people flock to Florida’s theme parks and fairs searching for entertainment, adventure and quality of time with loved ones. Unfortunately, theme park conditions can sometimes be unsafe. Approximately 1,299 people suffer injuries due to theme park’s carelessness or negligence each year. When you or a loved one has been injured while visiting a theme park or fair, everyone is immediately affected. Vacations are ruined, medical bills mount, and confusion about what to do can be overwhelming.

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These accidents can happen at any amusement park, such as:

  • Walt Disney World
  • Sea World
  • Busch Gardens
  • Epcot
  • Animal Kingdom
  • Universal Studios
  • Lion Country Safari
  • Water Parks
  • Zoos
  • Local Fairs and Carnivals

Amusement park injuries are usually caused by many different negligent issues, including:

  • Operator error – untrained, overworked, or understaffed personnel
  • Mechanical failure – defective or poorly maintained rided
  • Poorly maintained grounds – uneven, slippery or otherwise dangerous flooring, debris, and other hazards
  • Assault/robbery – security and lighting may be insufficient to protect guests, who are often carrying large amounts of cash

If you or someone you know has been injured at an amusement park, fair or zoo, do the following:

  • Get yourself or family member emergency medical care immediately – document care
  • Report the injury to the park management
  • Request a copy of the incident report
  • Take pictures of dangerous conditions or scene of incident
  • Get names and contact information of employees, managers involved and witnesses
  • Ask theme park to preserve any video evidence available
  • Follow up with medical care
  • Get a skilled attorney involved immediately

DiStefano Law, LLC is here to help you and your family through this difficult time. We are qualified to do all that is necessary to prove your case and get you the compensation you and your family deserve.