“Ski resorts have no liability for avalanches, Colorado Supreme Court rules”

“Ski resorts in Colorado are protected from liability for avalanches because they are an inherent risk of skiing, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday.” [ABA Journal]

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  • It should be noted that there is a statute at play here that protected the ski resorts. I think that in some states, there still may be liability for failing to take reasonable measures to protect against known risks (lightning strikes, for example).