Title 78B - Judicial Code - Chapter 4 - Limitations on Liability - Part 4 - Inherent Risks of Skiing - Section 406 - Limitation on damages.


Published: 2020-05-12

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Effective 5/12/2020 78B-4-406 Limitation on damages. (1) In an action arising on or after May 12, 2020, against a ski area operator for a claim not

prohibited under this part, in which the skier, or a person authorized to bring a claim on behalf of the skier, recovers for an injury and is awarded noneconomic losses, the amount of the award for noneconomic losses may not exceed $1,000,000.

(2) The limit on an award for noneconomic losses described in Subsection (1) does not apply to an award:

(a) of punitive damages; or (b) for a wrongful death action.

Enacted by Chapter 295, 2020 General Session