Can I (Still) File a Lawsuit Over My Supermarket Slip and Fall?

Can I (Still) File a Lawsuit Over My Supermarket Slip and Fall?

Slip and Fall Accidents
Due to slick floors and often-spilled liquids, grocery stores and supermarkets are some of the most likely places for slip-and-fall injuries to occur in California and nationwide. If you have been injured in a slip and fall on someone else’s property due to the owner’s negligence, you are eligible to sue for your medical bills, pain and suffering, and other expenses. But, not every shopping injury is straightforward- if you have been hurt in a supermarket slip and fall, consider the following complications: The store had warning signs posted. When there’s a spill on aisle seven, grocery store employees’ first response is often to post warning signs before the hazard is cleaned up. This is a helpful precaution, but it does not automatically prevent the store owner from being held…
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Best Ways to Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries

Best Ways to Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries

Slip and Fall Accidents
While accidents happen every day, slip and fall accidents that occur due to someone else’s negligence, and on someone else’s property, shouldn’t. If you have recently been injured in a slip and fall accident, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit to obtain compensation for your medical bills and emotional suffering. While this is an option, it is ideal to prevent these type of accidents in the first place. Here are some tips to reduce your risk of being in a slip and fall accident. 1. Wear the proper footwear: Whenever you go out, it is important to wear the proper footwear for the weather and location. Avoid wearing shoes with broken heels or frayed laces, as these increase your chances for an accident. Remember if the weather is…
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