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General Personal Injury Information

Topic: Slip and Fall Injury

Slip and Fall Accidents, fall under an area of law called premises liability. Generally a slip and fall refers to accidents & injuries which occur due to the negligent maintenance, or unsafe - dangerous conditions on property owned by someone other than the accident victim.

Florida law requires landowners, business owners, homeowners and property owners to maintain their property in a manner that does not cause injury to those that, for various reasons, visit the property.

Injured victim's of a slip and fall accident or incident are often subjected to various types of injuries which require medical treatment, physical therapy, surgery, and may also be forced to miss extended time from work while recovering. In severe injury situations, the victim may be left with long term or permanent physical problems.

A Slip and fall accident often occurs as a result of:

  • Liquid substances left on a floor surface;
  • Failure to properly remove snow from walkways, sidewalks, and parking areas;
  • Slick floor surfaces;
  • Stairs or steps which are not in accordance with city code;
  • Walkways which are too steep;
  • Carpets or rugs which are not properly secure;
  • Carpets or rugs which have snags, holes or other damage;
  • Walkways, sidewalks, and parking areas which have potholes;
  • Lawn or grass areas which have significant holes or unsafe dips in the terrain;
  • Any other unsafe condition which may cause one to slip, trip or fall, resulting in an injury.

Issues that should be taken into consideration when pursuing a slip and fall liability claim include, but not limited to:

  • Injuries as a direct result of an accident;
  • Lost Wages.;
  • Medical Bills;
  • Pain and Suffering;
  • Permanent or long-term loss of quality of life;
  • And when there is a loss of life, families may also seek compensation in a wrongful death case.
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West Palm Beach Personal Injury Attorneys Serving:

Palm Beach County Florida, including: West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Boca Raton, Aberdeen, Atlantis, Belle Glade, Belle Glade Camp, Boynton Beach, Bryant, Canal Point, Cypress Lakes, Delray Beach, Golden Lakes, Golf, Greenacres, Hamptons at Boca Raton, Highland Beach, High Point, Juno Beach, Juno Ridge, Jupiter, Jupiter Inlet Colony, Kings Point, Lakeside Green, Lake Clarke Shores, Lake Harbor, Lake Park, Lake Worth, Lake Worth Corridor, Lantana, Loxahatchee Groves, Mission Bay, North Palm Beach, Okeelanta, Pahokee, Riviera Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Royal Palm Estates, Sandalfoot Cove, South Bay, Tequesta, Twentymile Bend, Wellington.


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