Hotel and Motel Accident and Injury Lawyer in Los Angeles
Hotel incidents are common. There are many other guests in and out of the rooms. Some hotels are in disarray which presents hazards. At any given time, there is construction work being done for repairs or new additions or remodeling. Management has the legal responsibility to protect guests from danger and to warn of any potential hazards that are lurking. If your accident was caused by neglect or irresponsibility of management, you may have grounds to file a lawsuit against the hotel. We can help you sue the hotel for compensation for your accident.
Types of Hotel and Motel Accidents
Hotel accidents can take place in the hotel room or in the hallway, outside walkway, parking lot, pool, gym, or practically anywhere else on the grounds. Some of the most common hotel accidents are:
- Slips and falls in or around the swimming pool
- Swimming pool drowning
- Trips and falls in the parking lot because of obstacles or construction
- Trips and falls in the hallway due to obstacles
- Trips and falls due to loose carpet or rugs
- Electrocution or shock due to exposed wires
- Injuries from gym equipment
- Accidents in the spa or hot tub areas
- Exposure to cleaning chemicals or swimming pool chemicals
- Bed bug exposure
- Elevator or escalator injuries
- Structural malfunctions
- Construction and remodeling accidents
- Shower heads breaking off
- Shower doors falling
The accidents above can result in injuries such as:
- Broken bones
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Separated shoulders
- Head injuries
- Eye injuries
- Neck and back injuries
- Internal bleeding
- Smoke inhalation injuries
- Skin burns
- Electric shock
- Sores from bed bugs
If you suffered any of these injuries or other injuries during your stay at a hotel, don’t wait. It is the hotel’s duty to do their best to keep you safe. Call today and let’s talk about your experience and your injuries.
Assault and Battery at Hotels and Motels
Did you suffer an assault and battery while at a hotel or motel? If so, you may have a case against the establishment. Whether the one making the assault was another guest, someone who shouldn’t be on the site, or an employee or manager of the hotel or motel, if the incident took place on the establishment’s grounds, they failed to keep you out of harm’s way.
Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents in Hotel’s Resorts and Motels
Hotel and motels are breeding grounds for slips, trips, and falls. Some of the reasons behind slip and fall accidents are:
- Slippery surfaces
- Leaking water
- Unmaintained stairs
- Worn out carpet
- Failure to fix holes in the parking lot
- Failure to repair walkways
- Obstacles in the hall or parking lot
- Failure to remove ice and snow
- Building code violations
- Bathroom and shower accidents
- Leaking toilet accidents
When you go to a hotel or motel and pay for a stay, you expect the room and the rest of the property to be safe. It is unacceptable to think that through their negligence, you would become injured and even more ludicrous to think you’d be supposed to pay for the medical bills incurred because of the accident. We will fight for your right to receive compensation. Do not go it alone. If you don’t have legal experience, you won’t stand a chance.
Bed Bug Infestation at Hotels and Motels
Bed bugs are a common risk at hotels and motels. Once you’ve been bitten, it’s too late for preventative action. The damage is done. There is also the likelihood of you taking the bugs home with you and your house becoming infested. If you suffered injury due to bed bugs at a motel or hotel, you may be entitled to compensation. You can sue the establishment. We can help.
Hotel Bathroom Accidents
Hotel and motel bathrooms are often very dangerous. When you go to a hotel or motel, you don’t expect to have to deal with the bathroom being in disarray. Sometimes the danger is behind the scenes where you would never suspect it to be. Some of the most common, yet avoidable, accidents resulting from faulty bathrooms are:
- Plumbing fixture issues
- Wall hanging fixtures that are not secured
- Railings that are lose
- Shower and tub combinations that aren’t properly installed
- Unsecured toilets
- Lose shower grab bars
- Towel racks not secured
You should never have to be worried about a hotel or motel bathroom. You should never be injured because a bathroom wasn’t kept safe. If you were, give us a call. We can help you.
How Much Might I be Compensated from being Injured at a Hotel?
The amount of your settlement, should you win one, highly depends upon the extent of your injuries and the nature of your accident. It also heavily hinges on the attorney you choose to represent you. We are experienced in bringing hotels and motels to justice and in getting all the compensation you have coming to you to pay all your medical bills, to cover your pain and suffering, and to reimburse out-of-pocket expenses. You may also be entitled to monetary recovery for the mental trauma incurred from the accident.
You Deserve The Best
A true Angelino, Jacob was born and raised in the city of Los Angeles. He attended Beverly Hills High School and was accepted to UCLA where he received his undergraduate degree in history. Upon graduation from UCLA, Jacob went on to earn his law degree from Abraham Lincoln University School of Law.
We’ll Walk You Through the Entire Process
The most important thing is that you call an attorney as soon as you can after being injured. Delaying the call could work against you and the state of California has ruled that no case can be filed after 2 years except for rare cases.
When you call, we will set up a free consolation with you where we will ask you some questions and go over the details of your injury. During this time, we will ask about witnesses and lay out the evidence. It is imperative to do all we can to determine the cause of the accident and who’s fault it was. Armed with the information of your case, if it appears you have a good chance to win, we will move forward. We guide you every step of the way. You are in the best of hands when you trust the Law Offices of Jacob O. Partiyeli, Hotel and motel liability laws can be complicated. We are experts in the field. Let us defend you’re right to bring justice to the hotel or motel whose negligence caused you to become injured. Call today.