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Q: Wondering if i can get compensation for this or if it would be even worth it.

I went go karting on the weekend. I signed a waiver. not sure what it said but assuming its saying i wont hold them responsible if i hurt myself. anyways i burnt my arm pretty badly (4"x5" area) on the exhaust as it wasnt covered or protected by anything.

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Robert James Reynolds
Robert James Reynolds

A: It depends on your states as each stated has its own rules on the ability of a patron to waive a claim for negligence. You should post the state where this occurred so you can get focused advice.

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