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Skateboarding goes beyond merely being a sport; it’s a lifestyle for countless enthusiasts. The unique sense of liberation, skill, and thrill that skateboarding offers is unrivaled. Nonetheless, as with any endeavor, skateboarding entails inherent risks, and accidents are an unfortunate reality. When such incidents occur, it’s imperative to be aware of your rights and have a legal team that can empower you to confront the challenges that lie ahead. In the realm of skateboard accidents in California and Arizona, Fielding Law stands as your committed ally, here to help you ‘Bite Back’ and safeguard your rights.

Why Fielding Law is Your Ideal Choice?

When it comes to seeking justice for skateboard accidents, selecting the right legal representation is paramount. Fielding Law stands out as your dedicated legal partner, offering a distinctive combination of legal expertise, unwavering commitment, and genuine compassion. Our accomplished team has a strong track record of success in skateboard accident cases, consistently securing substantial compensation for our clients. We possess a deep understanding of the complex nuances of skateboard accident laws and have the necessary resources to conduct meticulous investigations, build compelling cases, and challenge formidable opposition. When you entrust your skateboard accident case to Fielding Law, you’re choosing a legal team that will tirelessly champion your rights and well-being.

Types of Skateboard Accidents

Collisions with Pedestrians: Skateboarders often share pathways with pedestrians, and collisions can occur, resulting in injuries to both skateboarders and pedestrians.

Street Accidents: Skateboarders frequently navigate city streets, and accidents with vehicles, including cars and bicycles, can lead to severe injuries.

Ramp and Skate Park Injuries: Skateboarders using ramps, half-pipes, and skate parks may experience accidents, including falls or collisions with other skaters.

Rail and Ledge Mishaps: Skaters performing tricks on rails and ledges may lose balance or control, leading to falls and potential injuries.

Equipment Failures: Defective or poorly maintained skateboards, wheels, or protective gear can result in accidents and injuries.

Downhill and Speed Wobble Crashes: Skaters going downhill at high speeds can experience speed wobbles or lose control, resulting in dangerous falls.

Skateboard vs. Motor Vehicle Collisions: Accidents involving skateboards and motor vehicles can lead to severe injuries due to the size and speed differential.

Obstacle and Debris-Related Incidents: Debris, potholes, or other obstacles on the skating surface can cause skateboarders to lose control and suffer injuries.

Inadequate Maintenance of Skateboarding Facilities: Poorly maintained skate parks and facilities can create hazards, leading to accidents and injuries.

Trick and Stunt Mishaps: Attempting complex tricks and stunts can result in falls and injuries if not executed correctly.

Understanding these types of skateboard accidents is crucial in determining liability and pursuing compensation for injuries sustained. If you’ve been involved in a skateboard accident, Fielding Law is here to provide the legal support you need. Contact us at 833.88.SHARK for a free consultation and let us help you navigate the legal complexities of your case.

What happens after an accident?

What to Do After an Accident

If you or a loved one is involved in a skateboard accident, it is essential to take certain steps:

  1. Prioritize Medical Care: Seek immediate medical attention, even for what may seem like minor injuries. Not only is your health paramount, but prompt medical evaluation creates documented evidence of your injuries.
  2. Document the Incident: Gather photographic and video evidence of the accident scene, injuries, and equipment involved. Date and time stamps on these records are valuable.
  3. Collect Information: Exchange contact information with all involved parties and obtain witness details. Do not provide statements to insurance adjusters or sign documents without consulting an attorney.
  4. Consult an Attorney: Before dealing with insurance companies or providing formal statements, consult experienced attorneys at Fielding Law by calling 833.88.SHARK. We offer a free, confidential, and no-obligation legal consultation. Your rights and interests deserve expert protection.

Why Hire a Personal Injury Attorney After a Skateboard Accident

Hiring a personal injury attorney is a crucial step in navigating the legal complexities of skateboard accident cases. Attorneys can help you calculate the full extent of your damages, negotiate with insurance companies, and build a compelling case for compensation. Skateboard accident cases can be intricate, and having an experienced legal team in your corner ensures that you receive the support and justice you deserve.

Legal Expertise: Skateboard accidents can lead to complex personal injury cases. Experienced attorneys bring a deep understanding of the intricacies within this area of law, providing you with skilled guidance through its multifaceted nature. They are well-versed in navigating the intricate legal processes, rules, and regulations, ensuring your case is handled with precision and care.

Case Evaluation: A crucial aspect of an attorney’s role is evaluating your case’s strength and its potential outcomes. This evaluation equips you with realistic expectations, enabling you to make informed decisions about how to proceed. Attorneys are dedicated to providing an honest assessment, helping you chart the right course.

Investigation: Lawyers possess the resources and expertise needed to conduct comprehensive investigations into skateboard accidents. They are capable of gathering crucial evidence, interviewing witnesses, and consulting experts, all aimed at constructing a compelling case that works in your favor.

Negotiation Skills: Dealing with insurance companies can be an intimidating process, but experienced attorneys are adept negotiators. They will fiercely advocate for your rights, ensuring that you receive the fair compensation you deserve. Their negotiation skills are an invaluable asset in achieving favorable outcomes.

Legal Strategy: Attorneys understand the uniqueness of each skateboard accident case and approach them accordingly. They develop tailored legal strategies that align with your specific circumstances, maximizing your chances of a successful resolution. This customized approach is key to achieving the best possible results.

Peace of Mind: By enlisting the services of a dedicated attorney, you gain a steadfast advocate. While they handle the legal complexities, you can focus on your recovery and overall well-being, providing you with peace of mind during a challenging time. Contact Fielding Law at 833.88.SHARK, and let us guide you through the legal intricacies of your skateboard accident case.

Let Fielding Law Be Your Shield Against Uncertainty

Fielding Law is not just a law firm; we are your partners in the recovery process. We understand the world of skateboarding and the unique challenges that skateboard accident victims face. Whether you are an injured skateboarder or a concerned parent, we are here to help you through this challenging time. Do not hesitate to reach out to us at 833.88.SHARK for a free 24/7 legal consultation. We are your dedicated advocates, and we are passionate about helping you ‘Bite Back’ and secure the compensation you need to move forward. Your recovery journey begins with Fielding Law.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I do immediately after a skateboard accident?
After a skateboard accident, prioritize your safety and seek medical attention for any injuries. Document the scene by taking photos, gather contact information from witnesses, and if applicable, report the incident to local authorities. These steps can be crucial for any future legal actions.
Who can be held responsible for a skateboard accident?
Responsibility may fall on various parties, including other skateboarders, property owners, or even manufacturers if a defective skateboard is involved. Determining liability requires assessing factors like negligence, inadequate maintenance, or failure to provide warning signs.
How can I prove someone else's negligence caused my skateboard accident?
To establish negligence, you must show that the responsible party had a duty of care, breached that duty, and caused your injuries. Gathering evidence such as witness statements, surveillance footage, or maintenance records can help support your claim.
What damages can I recover in a skateboard accident lawsuit?
Potential damages in a skateboard accident lawsuit may include medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and property damage. Consulting with a personal injury attorney will help you understand which damages may apply to your specific case.

Took care of us after our accident. Went above and beyond to check in and make sure we were ok. Great personal touch and service.

Colby

I have had the pleasure of working with Mr. Fielding in the past, and I cannot recommend him and his team enough. They're true professionals from intake to close outs, and will make sure a difficult process goes as smoothly as possible. All-around great guy and one heck of an attorney.

Mia

As a fellow Arizona attorney, my interactions with Fielding Law was top notch. Both attorneys and support staff were friendly and helpful. Plus, their office in Tempe is brand new and very cool.

Allan

It was great to have Clark and his team in our corner. We were t-boned by someone that ran a red light. However, while we were being taken to the hospital, the other driver told the police that it was our fault. With things not looking good, Clark was able to get our side of the story reported to the police, deal with all the doctors and insurance people and get us a settlement. They went above and beyond what we thought was possible. Can’t imagine dealing with this nightmare without Clark and his team.

Regina

It was great to have Clark and his team in our corner. We were t-boned by someone that ran a red light. However, while we were being taken to the hospital, the other driver told the police that it was our fault. With things not looking good, Clark was able to get our side of the story reported to the police, deal with all the doctors and insurance people and get us a settlement. They went above and beyond what we thought was possible. Can’t imagine dealing with this nightmare without Clark and his team.

Regina