Andy Payne Handles an Avalanche Case Against a Major Ski Resort
Skiers pay resorts to make decisions regarding when it is safe to open ski runs. In this case, the resort placed profits ahead of their customers’ safety. In the case, PayneMitchell was able to show that the resort was under pressure to open the mountain even though there was overwhelming evidence that it is extremely dangerous to do so. Ultimately, their bad decisions killed a father and husband. This brave family’s actions to take on an industry has changed business as usual for the ski resorts. As a result, we are all safer.