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- Trip and Fall Accidents on New York City Sidewalks
by Fundaro Law
If you have been injured on a sidewalk in New York City, there are many factors to consider when considering who is at fault and whom the claim needs to be brought against.
- Filing an Injury Claim Against a Company
Filing an injury claim against a company is much more complicated and challenging than filing a claim against an individual. You don't want to go rushing after an injury and file a claim against a business or commercial establishment. You first need to gather evidence, make sure that you meet all the criteria for your claim, and only then take the first step forward to contacting either the business or the insurer.
- Common Areas to Slip and Fall
In some cases, people enjoy falling: falling in love, falling asleep, falling in with good fortune, etc. Most of the time, however, falling is an unpleasant, jarring experience. It's unfortunately one of the leading causes of injuries in the United States. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls are the leading cause of emergency room visits, accounting for 21.3% of all causes.
- Negotiating the Best Possible Settlement in a Slip-and-Fall Case
Slip-and-fall accidents have the potential to result in serious or even fatal injuries. They may lead to permanent injury or disability ranging from chronic pain to bone fractures or even paralysis.
- Don't Be Prevented from Recovering for Injuries
In most instances of personal injury, you know right away or within days or weeks that you are injured.
- Dangerous Conditions Can Cause Slip and Fall Accidents
As the winter weather continues into March, the personal injury lawyers in South Jersey and Philadelphia at Grungo Colarulo want to remind everyone to stay safe while walking.
- Co-Ops and Condos are Prime Locations for Slip and Fall Accidents
Habitat Magazine recently published an article covering the most common areas board members and property managers of co-ops and condos should be aware of in terms of slip and fall accident prevention.
- Winter Weather Conditions Cause Serious Slip and Fall Accidents
Icy conditions cause slip and fall accidents to happen more often than one might believe. Falls on icy sidewalks can be life-changing, resulting in terrible injuries such as sprains, broken bones and traumatic brain injuries, as well as lost time from work and lost wages. Some falls even result in death.
- The Pitfalls of Giving Recorded Statements
If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident and the striking vehicle has insurance, it is more than likely you will be contacted by their insurance company. For the reasons outlined below, the answer is do not ever give a statement to the other vehicle’s insurance company.
- Most Common Areas for Slip and Fall Accidents
Over 50% of slip and fall accident cases filed last year happened on the grounds of a condominium or a cooperation ownership (co-op) building. This significant number includes five areas that are most hazardous. By examining these unsafe conditions, the number of slip and fall injuries can be reduced.