• New Jersey State Court Enforces Water Park Liability Waiver
  • April 17, 2013 | Author: Christopher J. Hoare
  • Law Firm: Capehart & Scatchard, P.A. - Philadelphia Office
  • On Friday, March 15, 2013, the New Jersey Superior Court of Camden County, granted Summary Judgment in favor of the owner of an indoor water park based on a liability waiver signed by a patron who sustained a serious spinal cord injury while using a FlowRider simulated surfing water ride. In granting the summary judgment in favor of the water park owner, the trial court relied upon the New Jersey Supreme Court case of Stelluti v. Casapenns Enters., 203 N.J. 286 (2010) which is defines the enforceability of liability waivers contained in fitness club membership applications.