You booked a stay at Sleep Inn. Upon your arrival, you checked in with the front desk, and you arrived at your room. You made the assumption that your room was safe to sleep in. Your room was clean and free of any obvious hazards. However, after a few nights sleeping in the room, you start experiencing discomfort, and you identify a few bites all over your body – you determine that your bites are bed bug bites.
Did you ever expect to suffer bed bug bites while staying at a Sleep Inn location? Most people assume that hotels and motels are always safe for their guests; however, hotels and motels are some of the most common places in which bed bug infestations can be found. Why are bed bug infestations so common in hotels and motels? The constant influx of guests in and out of hotels and motels provide bed bugs with a steady source of human blood – their meal of preference. Why do bed bugs thrive in hotels and motels? Besides providing bed bugs with a constant food source, hotels and motels also provide bed bugs with plenty of hiding spots with easy access to sleeping guests. Some of these hiding spots include beds, bed frames, couches, sofas, chairs, carpets, rugs, and drawers, for example.
After being exposed to a bed bug infestation, did you suffer any bed bug bites? If you suffered bed bug bites and any other type of harm associated with exposure to a bed bug infestation at a hotel or motel, you might have grounds to file a Sleep Inn bed bug lawsuit. Based on the Sleep Inn hotel bed bug policy, you might have grounds to sue Sleep Inn for bed bugs. If you would like to learn more about how to report a bed bug in a hotel or where to file a claim for bed bug bites while staying at a Sleep Inn location, you must seek legal assistance with the experts at Bed Bug Law Group.
Bed Bug Law Group is a law firm with many years of experience handling a variety of bed bug injury claims. Whether you suffered bed bug bites or any other type of bed bug harm after being exposed to a bed bug infestation at Sleep Inn, you likely have grounds to file a bed bug lawsuit against Sleep Inn. If you are ready to discuss your claim with a lawyer with experience in Sleep Inn bed bug lawsuits, you could trust our bed bug experts at our firm to provide you with all the information that you need to pursue your claim. To meet with our lawyers and learn more about your right to sue, do not hesitate to contact our law firm immediately.
Can I Sue Sleep Inn for Bed Bugs?
Do you have the right to sue Sleep Inn after you were affected by a bed bug infestation in the room in which you were staying? You might have the right to sue under certain circumstances. All hotels and motels have a specific duty of care to promote the safety of their guests. To promote guest safety, they must ensure that they address any potential hazards that could be harmful for guests. In relation to bed bug infestations, all hotels and motels must inspect their rooms to identify and address infestations before any guests are harmed. When hotels and motels fail to identify and address infestations, they are putting their guests at risk of injury. If you were negligently exposed to a bed bug infestation at a hotel or motel after the hazard was neither identified nor addressed, you will likely have the right to pursue legal action. If you would like to learn more about your right to sue or how to file a lawsuit against Sleep Inn for bed bugs, do not hesitate to contact our law firm at your earliest convenience.
How Much Compensation Could You Receive?
What is the Sleep Inn bed bug compensation that you could receive if your bed bug injury claim reaches a successful outcome? Could you even recover compensation? Depending on the details of your claim and the harm that you suffered, you could be eligible to recover compensation. How much compensation could you receive? What type of compensation could you receive? Information related to the specific amount of compensation that you could recover can only be provided by experienced lawyers for Sleep Inn bed bug lawsuits. However, you should be familiar with the types of compensation that is often available for recover.
Consider the following common types of compensation:
- Medical expenses – for any injuries suffered as a direct result of your exposure to the bed bug infestation
- Lost wages – for the lost income resulted from your exposure to the bed bug infestation
- Pain and suffering – for the mental and emotional distress (anxiety, fear, depression, etc.) directly caused by your exposure to the bed bug infestation at the hotel or motel
- Property damage – for all the personal property that was damaged as a result of the exposure to the bed bug infestation
- Punitive damages – for punishment to the motel or hotel
Would you like to learn more about the specific compensation available for your claim? Would you like to learn more about the past results for bed bug claims? Although the biggest bed bug lawsuit settlements can surpass the million-dollar mark, the typical hotel bed bug settlement is usually within the $100,000 to $450,000 range. For more information about the specific type and amount of compensation that you could be eligible to receive, it is important that you contact our law firm immediately. Our bed bug lawyers are ready to fight for your right to recover the highest amount of compensation available for your claim – contact us today.
Here is How to File a Bed Bug Claim against Sleep Inn:
- Take photos of the bed bugs throughout the hotel and motel room
- Take photos of the bed bug bites that you suffered
- Take photos of any additional harm that you suffered as complication to the bed bug bites
- Report the bed bugs in the room to the hotel or motel management (provide photo proof and ensure that there is a written report)
- Report the bed bugs in the hotel or motel to the local health department
- Seek medical care for your bed bug bites to ensure that the harm that you suffer is minimal
- Evaluate your personal property to identify any damages
- Evaluate all your expenses associated to your exposure to the bed bug infestation (including hotel/motel costs, property damage, and extermination costs, for instance)
- Seek legal assistance
When you follow the recommended steps listed above, you are essentially preparing to file a claim – you are gathering all the tools necessary to file your claim. If you are in need of additional information in regards to how or where to file a claim against Sleep Inn for bed bug injuries, do not hesitate to contact our law firm at your earliest convenience. Our bed bug experts are ready to provide you with the guidance that you need to pursue a successful bed bug claim and recover the compensation to which you are entitled.
The Statute of Limitations Applicable to Your Claim
All claims are subject to specific timelines that establish the length of time available to file a lawsuit. When claims are not filed within the correct length of time, claimants could lose their right to sue. Bed bug claims against hotels and motels are subject to a 2-year statute of limitations; therefore, claimants will only have two years to take action. However, the statute of limitations that applies to your claim could be affected by certain details of your claim; so you should always discuss this information with a knowledgeable attorney. For more information about the statute of limitations that could apply to your claim, contact Bed Bug Legal Group.
Contact Our Law Firm Today
Our firm offers both free consultations and free second opinions to ensure that all claimants affected by bed bug infestations at hotels and motels have access to our legal services. During our free consultations and free second opinions, our lawyers will be available to answer all your questions and address all your concerns – ensuring that you have access to all the information that you need to begin or continue your claim. These free legal services are available as part of our Zero-Fee guarantee, which ensures that you will never have to worry about paying any upfront legal fees for any of our legal services. Our law firm is also strictly based on contingency; therefore, you will never be required to pay anything until after reaching a successful claim outcome. If you are ready to discuss your claim with our bed bug experts, do not hesitate to contact our firm today.