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Miami Swimming Pool Accidents Lawyer


The Miami and North Miami Beach Perazzo Law Firm represents victims of swimming pool related personal injury accidents which take place at hotels, motels, spas, private residences, or anywhere where individuals are hurt in or around a swimming pool. According to studies reported on swimming pool accident cases, 67% of swimming pool accident deaths involve children under the age of four. Alcohol consumption among negligent adults constitutes for a large percentage of swimming pool related deaths and injuries. The Center For Disease Control (CDC) states that some 3500 people drown every year in swimming pools as a result of slip, trip, falls, and diving activities which result in head injuries. Head injuries from swimming pool accidents can lead to severe head trauma and even drowning. Head injuries are not to be taken lightly, even a slight bump. Swimming pool surrounding surfaces are hard and blunt, and these blow can lead to mild concussions which can have long term effects such as dizziness, headaches, etc. Swimming pool accidents that take place at hotels, motels, spas, or even private residences, fall under Premises Liability laws, which holds property owners, operators, managers, legally liable for injury or wrongful death resulting from negligence. The Perazzo Law Firm personal injury attorneys are experts when it comes to handling premises liability claims for compensation from injuries that take place at hotel, motel, spa, and private residence swimming pools.

Swimming pools are their surrounding create a sensation of relaxation, especially at hotels, motels, or spas. Vacationers are at risk of suffering personal injury in or around a swimming pool because most often enough, there is alcohol involved, which may bring about negligence while either in the pool or around edges. Small children and toddler are at an extremely high risk of suffering severe personal injury and even wrongful death from drowning. There are set rules and regulations when hotel or motel swimming pools are open to their guests.

What do to do if you have been hurt in a swimming pool related accident

  • Report the incident to the proprietor or pool operator. 
  • Document the incident and the location of where the accident happened.
  • Check the surface for any irregularities such as protruding surfaces or cracks in the floors. 
  • Check to make sure a lifeguard or a responsible party is on hand.
  • Photograph the swimming area and point out any irregularities. 
  • Seek eyewitness testimony
  • Seek medical attention at the establishment and your personal doctor. 

If you, a loved one, or family member has suffered personal injury or wrongful death as a result of negligence on behalf of hotel or motel managers regarding proper safety measures for swimming pools, the Perazzo Law Firm's professional staff is ready to handle your Premises Liability Claim for Compensation for Swimming pool accidents in Miami. Contact ou Miami or North Miami Beach law offices ONLINE or CALL (786) LAWS-411 for a FREE consultation to discuss your case and a possible compensation claim for injuries, damages, or losses. 


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Mr. Perazzo and his legal team are by far the best thing that could have happened to me after my accident. I felt devastated after being injured and Jonathan Perazzo brought a sense of relief to my woes. The expert legal advice and support I received from the Perazzo Law staff helped me to get on with my life as they handled all the legal matters. I am 100% satisfied. Thank you so much Jonathan and the Perazzo Law team! Henry R.
I am very happy! My accident made me very sad. Jonathan Perazzo helped me so much. He is the Best! During the whole time, I felt that Jonathan (JP) is my friend and not only my lawyer. I don't want to have another accident, but if I do, I want JP and his firm to take care of everything again. Thank you very much to all the team! Antonio P.
Jonathan Perazzo is an excellent lawyer and his team works in a such a professional way. Also, they helped me understand things about my case that I didn't understand. I am very happy with Perazzo Law and the results they got for me. There is nothing bad I can say about Perazzo Law. Jorge L.