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Snow storm

Slip and fall accidents become more common during the winter months. When winter begins, falls on frozen and slippery surfaces in stores and public places cause serious and sometimes life-threatening injuries or even death. It can be challenging to determine who is liable when an individual falls on someone else’s property or outside their business due to unsafe snow accumulation or icy conditions.

Slip and fall on a stairway

Slip and fall accidents occur when parking lots are icy, sidewalks are uneven, and floors and stairs are slippery. These falls commonly result in serious injuries. If you have been a victim of a slip and fall accident, it is important to seek legal representation. A skilled and experienced slip and fall lawyer can review your case and help you receive compensation for your injuries, including medical expenses and lost income.

A lawyer can help:

Sporting goods store

The American Medical Association, and almost all medical professionals, will tell you that it’s imperative that we move our bodies to stay healthy. Whether it’s walking, running, hiking, mountain climbing or simply dancing to your favorite music, we need specific clothing and sports equipment to accomplish our goals. Accordingly, the best place to shop may be a sporting goods store.

Slip and fall on wet floor

Determining who is at fault when a slip and fall accident occurs in a store is challenging. There are several factors to be considered, and only the knowledge and skill of a personal injury attorney can help you decide if you should make a claim against a store. If you slipped and fell in a store where there was a wet floor sign, liability for your injuries is not as clear-cut as you might believe.

Lawyer

A personal injury lawyer provides legal representation for people who have been injured in road accidents, medical malpractices resulting in severe bodily injuries, injuries sustained at the workplace, and more. A personal injury attorney will enable you to receive fair compensation for your injuries and other damages.

Slip and fall

A slip and fall accident can cause serious injuries. If it happens because of the negligence of another party, usually the property owner, it is important that you seek help to receive compensation for your medical bills and other damages. It must be proven that the owner of the property was negligent in maintaining the safety of his or her property, hence causing the accident.

Slip and fall accident

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) states that falling is the most common cause of traumatic brain injury. Slip and fall accidents, no matter where, how, when and why they occur, can result in strains, fractures, paralysis or painful misalignment of any area of the body. However, traumatic brain injuries are life-altering events that can change the way you live your life for the rest of your life. Any area of the brain can be affected.

Bedsore case settlement

A bedsore is a painful lesion that forms on parts of the body when it remains pressed against a surface, such as a bed or a wheel chair, for a period of time. When a patient enters a nursing home or a healthcare facility without any evidence of skin breakdown, but later develops a bedsore, their loved ones can seek compensation for the injury and harm caused by the bedsore.

Proving negligence in a bedsore case

Holding a painful hand

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is known as a repetitive stress injury and has become increasingly more common in people whose work is driven by computers. While there may be many underlying causes for these repetitive stress injuries, you may be entitled to compensation for this injury under the laws of workers’ compensation.

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