Staying at a Hotel and my cousin got bit by something. We hadn't been out of the hotel and was noticed first at the hotel. The next morning woke up and it doubled in size, the casino security called the paramedics and she had to go to the hospital. She doesn't have medical insurance and we are in another state. I would think the casino would have some kind of liability.
First can anyone prove the bug bite occurred at the hotel? Second unless the hotel was on notice that there was a specific bug infestation and they failed to do anything about it, they probably did not breach their duty of care. Nevada is a desert. Has lots of bugs and animals. ...
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If there was an infestation of some kind of poisonous animal or a bug and the casino knew about it and did nothing, and did not tell your cousin of this infestation, perhaps. Otherwise no.
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Sorry to hear that your cousin suffered as a result of a bite. I agree with the other lawyers--unless there was some notice & failure to take any steps, liability appears to be severely limited. You are more than welcome to call a few lawyers and talk it through with them but without more facts, it looks doubtful. Good luck.
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