Have you ever been somewhere and seen a situation that did not look very safe? Perhaps you were at a store with a puddle in the aisle, but no wet floor sign was present. Maybe you noticed some exposed nails on a child’s slide at the playground.
If you or a loved one have been injured on another person’s property, you may be eligible for compensation. At Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers, our team is ready to investigate your case so we can secure compensation for all of your injury-related expenses. When you need a Cleveland slip and fall attorney, call us today.
Think about all the places you or your loved ones go regularly:
It is the responsibility of property owners and their employees to ensure patron safety. Unfortunately, if they fail to do their duty, whether out of negligence or carelessness, people can get injured.
One of the most common ways people get hurt are slip and fall or trip and fall incidents. These incidents happen for various reasons:
According to the National Floor Safety Institute, more than one million people go to the emergency room each year due to slip and fall incidents.
We also know that property owners should regularly inspect and maintain their premises to ensure everything is in working order. This includes all of the following that can cause injuries to patrons:
We also want to note that parking lots must also be tended to. In many cases, store owners are not responsible for parking lot upkeep and maintenance, but this does not mean a property owner can neglect this area. Falls in a parking lot can cause major injuries, especially for the elderly.
Adequate security and lighting should also be provided both inside and outside of an establishment.
Yes, even private residence owners have a duty to ensure their guests are safe. If there are any hazards, they should be fixed or guests should be warned about the danger. Pools should always be kept secured and cordoned off, especially from children who could potentially wander too closely.
If you or someone you love has been injured on someone else’s property and you believe the property owner or employees are to blame, please seek legal assistance. You may be eligible for compensation and Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers wants to help. We understand these personal injury cases and will work diligently to investigate your case so we can secure: