Tripping Hazard Injuries
Were you injured because you tripped on someone else’s property? Learn about tripping hazard injuries and whether you can recover damages.
What are tripping hazards?
Tripping hazards are a big thing that we see in a lot of our trip and fall cases. Tripping hazards could be a lot of different things. It could be a rug that wasn’t put down properly. It could be a hole in a sidewalk. It could be a piece of strip from a door that became dislodged. It could be a lot of different things.When you see these types of imperfections involving a trip and fall case, you need to make sure that you get somebody out there and get photographs, and get measurements, and stuff like that. Try to interview people: how long was that hole there? How long was that defect in the stair? How long was that railing loose? When you have a defect-related case, there are a lot of things you want to do right off the bat to make sure that you preserve your claim.
Were you or a loved one seriously hurt and have questions about tripping hazard injuries? Contact a Hamburg slip and fall lawyer at Chiacchia and Fleming today for a free confidential consultation and case evaluation. Let our experience work for you.
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Out of Town Legal Resources
Someone called our office looking for help with a slip and fall claim in Washington. We don’t practice in Washington, but we found this personal injury firm near Seattle, WA that did a great job with their online guides and videos. If you or a family member is ever injured in a slip and fall in Washington take a quick look at their online slip and fall injury resources.