When a Slip and fall accident occurs, the victim can be left with lifelong injuries. Slip and falls often occur on someone else’s property, which could mean that the property owner is liable for any injury sustained by a visitor. Accident victims may seek compensation for things like medical bills, pain and suffering, and lost income due to their time off from work for to recover from the accident.
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How Slip-and-Fall Accidents are Caused
Slip and fall accidents can happen anywhere and at any time. Meaning the causal connections between of slip and fall accidents and injuries are diverse. For example, slip and falls can be caused by broken or un-even sidewalks, puddles from a previous rainstorm, frozen ice, or even an open maintenance hole. Slip and fall injuries can be severely painful. They are normally traumatic and result in injuries to the, leg, ankle, head, neck, and back areas of the body. It is not uncommon for a sudden fall to also cause fractures, contusions, lacerations, and dislocations of joints.
SLIP AND FALL: COMMON INJURIES
Below are some common slip and fall injuries we have seen as Attorneys:
- Head Injuries
- Neck, Back, Spinal Injuries
- Bone Fractures – Mainly Ankles, Legs, and Hips.
- Ligament Tears
- Internal Bleedind