Slip and Fall Accidents: Who’s Liable?Slip and fall accidents are often preventable. In most cases, slip and fall accidents occur when a spill or uneven surface has gone unnoticed. This type of negligence immediately puts you at risk of getting a serious injury. If you’ve suffered injuries due to a slip and fall accident, the slip and fall lawyers with The Advocates can help you determine who’s responsible for your injuries. While the property owner may not always be held liable, it’s their responsibility to keep their workplace a nonhazardous place for guests to walk. Our slip and fall attorneys can help you determine if you are eligible for compensation for your injuries.
Causes of Slip and Fall AccidentsThe slip and fall lawyers with The Advocates have seen victims suffer injuries for the following reasons:
- Liquid spilled on the walkways
- Snow or ice on the ground
- Violations of safety code
- Sidewalks, pavements, or driveways that are cracked or broken