Title

Injured spectators deserve better

Document Type

News Article

Publication Date

2015

Abstract

Moreover, while it might be true that spectators know there is some risk of being struck at a game, where the risk is so genuinely remote, is it really accurate to say fans knowingly and voluntarily assume that risk? And even if it were, is it fair to impose that cost on a single unfortunate fan when the teams and leagues can so better absorb the cost?

Comments

This opinion piece was posted on the Providence Journal website on June 12, 2015.