Helping Clients with Serious Slip and Fall Injuries
Slip and fall accidents may not seem serious to some people, but they result in many visits to the emergency room each year, as well as lasting injuries to fall victims. Slip and falls occur when you least expect it, and the resulting injuries can have lasting physical and financial effects.
If you suffered injuries in this type of accident, you need a trusted slip and fall attorney in Orlando on your side. Call for your free case evaluation with The Orlando Law Group today.
Liability for Slip and Fall Accidents
Slip and falls can happen anywhere, though they often happen in commercial establishments or large facilities. Some common locations of slip and falls include:
- Nursing homes
- Large retail stores (“big box stores”)
- Shopping malls
- Theme parks
- Restaurants or bars
All these businesses have the legal duty to ensure their premises are in reasonably safe condition for patrons at all times. This means that companies should conduct regular inspections and address any slip and fall hazards as soon as possible.
The following are only some examples of slip and fall hazards:
- Liquid spills that are not cleaned up
- Items or debris left on the floor
- Flooring or carpet that is overly worn or slippery
- Ramps with inadequate handrails
- Not warning patrons about wet floors or other hazards
- Cords or mats not secured to the floor
- Cracks or breaks in pavement
If a hazard causes you to slip and fall, the company should be fully responsible for all medical bills, lost income, and other losses stemming from your injuries.
Learn how The Orlando Law Group can assist you with a Slip and Fall Claim
After an injury, you should consult with The Orlando Law Group right away. Call (407) 512-4394 or contact us online to learn how our Orlando slip and fall attorneys can help.
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