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Slip/Trip and Fall

2014-08-10 16.53.03One type of “premises liability” case is the so-called “slip and fall” or “trip and fall” case, where someone is injured after they slip or trip and fall down.

Such accidents can result in significant, life-changing injuries, including broken bones and possibly worse.

If you have been injured as a result of a fall on someone else’s property, we can help.

Common conditions causing slip/trip and fall accidents include:

  • Washed floors or stairs
  • Rain, snow, and/or ice
  • Slippery substances, such as paint, wax, oil, or food
  • Debris
  • Holes
  • Protrusions or uneven surfaces
  • Uneven or otherwise dangerous stairs
  • Loose or uneven carpeting
  • Poor lighting conditions
  • Broken or cracked sidewalks

If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall accident in New York City, contact us today for a free consultation to discuss your legal rights.

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