What if Someone Gets Hurt? Each summer on the Outer Banks vacation guests are injured at vacation home rentals. Loose deck stair treads, loose railings and pickets, nail pops, faulty pool gate latches – even rickety deck furniture – can cause injuries. Having Eyes & Ears check on typical safety “hot spots” can reduce the chances of someone being injured and, in turn, looking to you for financial relief. While we can’t guarantee to find every safety hazard, we know from experience where to look both inside and outside the property.