Category: Slip and Fall Accidents
Slip-and-fall accidents can occur on private property, public property, and/or public businesses. In a Florida personal injury lawsuit, there is a burden of proof requirement.
The National Floor Safety Institute reports that falls account for over 8 million (23 percent) of hospital emergency room visits. When there is a wet floor in a hotel, grocery store, bar, or shopping mall, pedestrians may fall and be injured, changing their and their families' lives forever.
Every year Florida residents and visitors become victims of slip and fall accidents that are caused by design defects.
How to Establish Claims for Slip and Fall Injuries Slip and fall accidents can be life-changing causing permanent injuries and disabilities. They can happen anytime, anywhere, including on private property, business property, and public property.
We are in the holiday season when many of us may celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, or Kwanzaa, and New Year’s. It is easy to see how one may be swept away during this busy season and is not aware of some seasonal hazards which may make it difficult to avoid dangerous slips, trips, and falls.
Fort Myers Accident Lawyer Randall L. Spivey Achieved a Settlement for a Trip and Fall Case at an Outdoor Shopping MallSeptember 8, 2020 | Category: Slip and Fall Accidents
While walking on the sidewalk, the shopper’s foot struck an uneven lifted slab on the concrete sidewalk. The plaintiff suffered significant injuries in the fall after striking her face and hands on the concrete.
Inadequate lighting can cause different types of accidents, including slip and fall accidents and vehicle accidents. Lighting in parking lots is the responsibility of property owners.
Deaths from falls are increasing sharply among elderly Americans.
Slips, trips, and falls happen every day in the United States. They happen in industrial companies, the foodservice industry, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, private homes, and other locations across the country.
Victims of slip and fall accidents may be eligible to seek financial compensation. It is extremely important to consult legal counsel immediately before evidence is lost and memories fade.