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Items Needed to Prove a Slip and Fall Case

Slip, trip and fall accidents happen all too often. Why? Because property owners or managers fail to check for hazards that can lead to slip and fall accidents. Or, equipment fails and it is never repaired or replaced, resulting in this kind of accident. Either way, if you are injured in a slip and fall accident, it’s important to take…
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Back-Related Slip and Fall Injuries

Slip and Fall Accidents and Back Injuries Slip and fall accidents can cause a variety of injuries including severe and lasting back pain. Slip and falls are more likely to cause back-related injuries in individuals who are older or suffer from preexisting conditions, but anyone could potentially develop a back problem from a slip and fall. Below we will discuss…
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Steer Clear of Hazards to Avoid a Slip and Fall on Ice

Everyone on social media has snickered at video compilations of epic fails and icy slips and falls, but you may be surprised how often a serious injury arises from slipping on ice. The most dangerous thing an individual can do is underestimate the seriousness of slippery roads or walkways. Do not be overconfident in your ability to navigate through snow…
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Surprising Facts About Slip And Fall Accidents

“Slipping and falling is not a big problem for adults.” If you agreed with this statement, it might surprise you to know that it is not true. Sure, everyone has slipped, fallen and skinned a knee or two as a child, but an alarming number of adults have experienced slip-and-fall accidents as well, often leading to serious injury or death….
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Pennsylvania Woman Files Lawsuit After Slip And Fall Accident

Two years ago, a woman was visiting a resident in a Pennsylvania nursing home when she suffered a slip-and-fall accident on the premises. In February of this year, she filed a liability lawsuit for numerous injuries she reportedly suffered in the fall. The slip-and-fall accident occurred on the premises of the Wallingford Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Reports indicate that the…
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Expand Your Knowledge About The Common Slip And Fall Accident

If you are like most Pittsburgh residents, you probably feel confident in your ability to avoid slip-and-fall accidents. Unfortunately, overconfidence and complacency may work to increase your odds of suffering a fall. After all, most of these accidents strike out of nowhere when the victim is feeling relatively safe. You probably already know that many slip-and-fall accidents occur outside in…
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Liability For Winter Slip And Fall Injuries

With snow starting to fall more frequently and temperatures staying below freezing most days, icy conditions increase the risk of a slip or fall injury. The most common places for slips or falls to occur during winter are much the same as during the rest of the year, with parking lots and sidewalks outside businesses becoming even more hazardous. If…
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Woman Badly Injured In Fall On Dangerous Property

A fall, even at ground level, may cause life-changing injuries. If one is fortunate to avoid hitting one’s head, he or she still may suffer back injuries or broken bones. A person in Pennsylvania who trips and falls on a dangerous property has every right to seek compensation from the owner of the property. A woman in another state suffers…
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Man Wins Premises Liability Claim Despite Warnings Of Danger

Businesses in Pennsylvania and elsewhere are required to alert customers of any hazards they may encounter. This is why stores place signs in areas where the floor may be wet. If a customer falls after being alerted to a slipping danger, it may be more difficult for that person to prove premises liability. However, one man in another state recently…
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Premises Liability Claim Filed Against Save A Lot

If a store in Pennsylvania features a hazard that causes injuries to a customer, it is within the customer’s right to try to hold the store financially responsible for his or her injuries. In one case in another state, a man claimed he suffered injuries while at the supermarket chain store Save-A-Lot. He has thus filed a premises liability lawsuit…
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