Slip and fall accidents can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. They can occur in a store, on a sidewalk, or even in your workplace. These accidents can cause serious neck injuries, including neck pain after a slip and fall, both of which can be particularly debilitating. If you or a loved one have… Read more »
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Did Poor Lighting Cause Your Slip and Fall Accident?
Most people are aware of the dangers of motor vehicle accidents, malignant cancer, or purposeful violence. But according to the NSC (National Safety Council), slips and falls are the second leading cause of unintentional injury-related deaths in the United States. Not only are falls one of the top three causes of preventable death, but they… Read more »
Compensation for Dislocated Joints After a Slip and Fall Accident
Slip and fall accidents can lead to many different types of expensive and painful injuries. Tragically, these accidents can even cause permanent disabilities and can be fatal. One type of injury many people sustain are dislocated joints after a slip and fall accident. These injuries range in their overall severity, but they are often excruciatingly painful… Read more »
Airbnb Slip and Fall. Who’s Liable?
When using an Airbnb property or another vacation home rental company, liability can seem complex when someone suffers a slip and fall injury. The unfortunate reality is that homeowners are liable for hazards on their property, and Airbnb is NOT liable. Here’s what you need to know about slip and fall liability when these accidents… Read more »
Slip and Fall OR Trip and Fall? Why the Difference Matters
Falls are considered the second leading cause of unintentional injuries and deaths globally. However, the initial cause of the fall and how the incident happened precisely can vary. In legal settings, the term “slip and fall” is often used to reference specific types of personal injury cases where the victim slipped and fell due to… Read more »
Facial Trauma After a Slip and Fall Accident
Slips and falls are among the most common causes of injury in the United States and even worldwide. This type of accident can happen anywhere at any time but is often the result of someone else’s negligence. While some may only suffer minor injuries, others can sustain severe injuries, such as facial trauma after a… Read more »
Slip and Fall Accidents: What Happens When Multiple Parties are Responsible?
What you’ll learn reading this article: Sometimes, what seems like a straightforward slip and fall accident may actually involve multiple parties because of the location and contributing factors involved. When multiple parties are involved in a slip and fall accident, it can be especially helpful to have an experienced slip and fall accident attorney on… Read more »
The Importance of Filling Out a Slip and Fall Incident Report
What you’ll learn reading this article: If you’re injured in a slip and fall case, one of the very first things you should do is fill out an incident report. You can do this by contacting a manager or asking a store employee to get you the manager. Oftentimes people are afraid of “causing trouble”… Read more »
Open & Obvious Doctrine and Indiana Slip and Fall Accidents
What you’ll learn reading this article: It’s important for everyone, whether you are a landowner, a renter, or a visitor, to understand Indiana premises liability and exceptions to it in Indiana. If you are injured in a slip and fall case, the property owner may attempt to claim the open and obvious doctrine, one exception… Read more »
Premises Liability: Instacart, Shipt, and Shopper Slip & Falls
What you’ll learn reading this article: During the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s been explosive growth in the use of grocery delivery services like Shipt and Instacart. By March 19, 2020, the use of grocery delivery apps and delivery drivers had already risen 218% and was expected to continue growing steadily in the months to come. This… Read more »