Every claim is unique, but some kinds of claims come up more often than others. That’s the case with many liquor liability claims, which tend to fall into 3 main categories. If your Lodge hosts events where alcohol is served, you face a higher risk for these liquor liability claims.
Here’s what your Lodge should know about the 3 common liquor liability claims and the steps you can take to prevent them.
3 Common Liquor Liability Claims: #1 Alcohol Served to a Minor
It’s prohibited by law to serve or sell alcohol to a minor under the minimum legal drinking age of 21. Even so, underage drinking is still common. According to a 2019 report from the Department of Health and Human Services, around 20% of those under 21 report consuming alcohol.