If you have had a slip and fall on premises belonging to a business, you may have a case for compensation in the state of Georgia. A slip and fall accident can result in serious injuries, leaving you unable to work. There are medical bills to pay and the prospect of not being able to go back to your … [Read more...] about Will a Business Pay for a Slip and Fall Without a Lawyer?
If you have had a slip and fall accident on a sidewalk which is maintained by a business, you may have a case for claiming compensation. The business or insurance company may try to use the defense that the defect was obvious and avoidable; however, it is not your responsibility to observe every … [Read more...] about Slip and Fall: Business Responsibility for Sidewalk Maintenance
Slipping and falling may seem like it’s inconsequential — or at the very least an embarrassing incident — but it can lead to quite serious injuries, particularly for older people. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), slipping and falling is the leading cause of fatal … [Read more...] about Getting the Facts Right After a Slip and Fall
Enjoying a night out at a restaurant can be great—until you slip and fall on the floor due to a hazard you didn’t see coming. Restaurants are notoriously fast-paced work environments. There’s always food coming and going out to customers and inevitably there will be a slippery area due to a food or … [Read more...] about Slip and Fall: Huge Problem in Food Establishments
We’ve all heard about the incidents and injuries that can occur during a Black Friday sale after Thanksgiving, but the truth is that shopping injuries like a slip and fall can happen at any time during the year. A common misconception is that a slip and fall injury is nothing more than an … [Read more...] about Fighting the Chain Store After a Slip and Fall
Slipping and falling on someone else’s property can be a serious liability and the business or property owner may be held legally responsible for damages. There are many conditions that can lead to a “slip and fall” injury, such as torn or uneven carpeting, inadequate lighting, stairs that aren’t up … [Read more...] about Possible Delayed Injuries in a Slip and Fall