Slip and fall accidents can happen anytime and anywhere. They can be accompanied by severe and painful injuries that may have life changing implications. Slip and fall accidents can be caused by bad coincidence, but often they’re caused by negligence.
When walking on city sidewalks, through government property, or in commercial buildings, you expect a certain level of standards and safety. When building and property owners fail to uphold those standards, your safety can be compromised.
It is the duty of the property owner to remove or fix hazards like slippery floors, uneven walking surfaces, broken steps, dangerous debris, and other risk factors before innocent pedestrians have a chance to encounter these dangers. Even naturally occurring snow and ice can place responsibility on a property owner in some cases.
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