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Category: Slip and Fall

The Factors of Slip and Fall Accidents

Posted March 12, 2019 | Slip and Fall

Philadelphia Slip and Fall Lawyer Those who have recently suffered a slip and fall injury, can turn to an attorney for legal guidance. Such accidents can happen while in another person’s home, shopping in a retail store, eating at a restaurant, and in many more scenarios. Slip and falls can arise due to weather conditions… read more

Slip and Fall Accidents: Who is Liable?

Posted March 12, 2019 | Slip and Fall

Slip and Fall Lawyer Philadelphia, PA Depending on how a slip and fall accident happened, there are parties that may be liable for your medical bills and other losses. The injuries associated with such accidents can be painful and quite serious, especially if the person hit his or her head on the way down. Those… read more

Slip and Fall Lawyer FAQ: Can I Sue the City for a Slip and Fall?

Posted February 21, 2019 | Slip and Fall

Philadelphia Slip and Fall Lawyer If you have slipped and fallen on a sidewalk, public street, or in a public area, you may be wonder whether or not you can sue the city for your sustained injuries. In order to hold the city liable for a slip and fall, negligence must be a factor. In… read more

Is My Landlord Liable if I Slip and Fall on Snow or Ice Outside My Philadelphia Apartment Building?

Posted February 13, 2017 | Slip and Fall

Winter is here, and so are messy sidewalks.  If you’re one of Philadelphia’s many renters, and you have a slip and fall accident on snow and/or ice outside your apartment building, your landlord might be responsible for your medical bills, depending on the circumstances that led to your injury.  Philadelphia slip and fall accident lawyer… read more

How Long Do You Have to Go to the Doctor After a Slip and Fall Accident?

Posted January 3, 2017 | Slip and Fall

The actions you take in the days following a slip and fall accident can have a dramatic impact upon your ability to recover compensation for the medical bills and other losses resulting from your injuries.  Philadelphia slip and fall injury lawyer Brent Wieand explains why it is crucial to seek medical attention as soon as… read more

Street Sign Posts Are Causing Trip and Fall Accidents in Philadelphia

Posted September 20, 2016 | Slip and Fall

Any Philadelphia resident sees them every day: the jagged, grey stumps that are left behind when a street sign is knocked over or removed.  These inconspicuous “pole stumps” only protrude a few inches from the sidewalk, but that’s precisely what makes them so dangerous.  They are small and mundane enough to go unnoticed, but large… read more

Can I Sue a Store if I Slip and Fall in the Parking Lot?

Posted June 15, 2016 | Slip and Fall

Walking through a parking lot can be dangerous. The cement may be uneven and cracked or there may be debris. In the winter there may be snow and ice that have been left for you to trip on. If you slip and fall in a parking lot you are likely to experience an injury. It… read more

Can I Sue My HOA for a Slip and Fall Injury?

Posted May 19, 2016 | Slip and Fall

Slip and fall accidents happen pretty frequently. You might be walking down the street or on the sidewalk and trip and fall over something that has been carelessly left out. However, not every slip and fall accident happens when you are far away from home. If you live in a condominium complex and or are… read more

How to Prove a Property Owner is Responsible for a Slip and Fall Injury

Posted May 18, 2016 | Slip and Fall

If you fall and hurt yourself because of a dangerous condition on someone else’s property you may wonder who is responsible for your injury.  Slip and falls can happen anywhere such as a grocery store, or a friend’s house. Unfortunately, not only are these accidents fairly common, but they can also lead to serious injuries…. read more

Accidental Falls Are the Leading Cause of 2 Life-Threatening Injuries

Posted March 16, 2016 | Slip and Fall

A Lancaster County slip and fall accident usually occurs because a property owner doesn’t take care of his or her building, leading to the development of hazardous conditions like crumbling stairs or broken support railings.  Everyone knows that falling can hurt you – but did you also know that falls rank as the number one… read more