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- Icy Winter Conditions Create Fall Hazards
While the winter of 2014 will be remembered for its significant snowfall, the winter of 2015 looks like it will be remembered as an icy one.
- Icy Fall Accidents
New Jersey’s winter weather often involves thawing and freezing cycles which lead to dangerous icy surfaces.
- Beware of Ice and Snow
The winter months are here, and that means there’s going to be ice and snow all around you.
- Does Hiring a Slip and Fall Attorney Help?
Have you or a loved one suffered a fall and consequent injury? Is the insurance company denying your claim? A slip and fall attorney can help.
- Increased Accident Risk during Winter Storms
Winter weather is expected to impact the Philadelphia area this week. Snow, sleet, and ice may make it difficult and dangerous to get around. Philadelphia winter storms are often followed by a brief thawing and then refreezing which creates icy roads, sidewalks, and parking lots if they are not properly treated.
- Philadelphia Workers' Compensation for Psychological Injuries
The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act provides for different standards and evidence required to prove psychological injuries, as compared to physical injuries. The most common type of work injury claim involves a physical to part of the body, caused by a physical event – such as by falling or lifting something.
- Trip-and-Fall Accidents in Grocery Stores
If you've shopped in one of many grocery stores and markets, you've likely seen the types of hazards that lead to serious injury trip-and-fall accidents. For example, employees stocking shelves may leave cereal boxes or other items on the floor. Some stores may have cracks on the floor or uneven floors or carpeting in areas that may pose a trip-and-fall hazard.
- Can I Sue if I Am Injured on Private Property?
If a person is injured on the private property that belongs to another, he or she may be able to sue for the damages that he or she sustained. The ability to recover will depend on state laws regarding premises liability and the relative duty of the host and guest.
- Do I Have a Personal Injury Case? How to Determine if My Situation Is a Case for a Lawyer
If you have been injured in an automotive accident, slip and fall or workplace accident, your immediate reaction may be to sue the party responsible for your injuries. However, not all cases warrant an attorney’s involvement. Furthermore, attorneys may refuse to take a case if it is not worth the attorney’s time or experience.
- A California Tenant’s Guide to Seeking Compensation Against Landlords After a Slip and Fall Injury
Living as a tenant in a apartment or house in California requires payment of monthly rent to your landlord. Clearly, it is your obligation to pay rent in exchange for living at a property that is owned by another.