Slip & Fall Accidents in a Grocery Store
When you go shopping at a Grocery Store, you don’t expect to slip or fall while you are shopping for food and other everyday essentials. Unfortunately, accidents at the grocery store happen quite frequently, often because the store companies and their staff fail to take the necessary precautions which are needed to keep the shoppers […]
Falls from Ladder
The ladder is a useful piece of equipment but it is also one of the most dangerous things we tend to use daily in our lives. Ladders are used in homes, at construction sites, hospitals, malls, grocery stores etc. In workspaces like construction sites or stores, accidents that are related to ladders are a consistent […]
The Difference Between Trip & Fall and Slip & Fall
Falls remain one of the biggest causes of injuries and visits to the emergency departments across the United States. As per the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, over 800,000 people are hospitalized due to fall injuries every year in the country. Similarly, in New York, falls are the topmost reason for hospitalization among children, […]
How does Wet Conditions on Sidewalks and Pavement Contribute to Slip & fall accidents?
New York gets its fair share of rain and snow. This often leads to wet and slippery roads and sidewalks. Although wet weather doesn’t hinder our daily life, it can cause dangerous and slippery conditions for pedestrians and bicyclists in New York. Slippery conditions on wet sidewalks and pavement can cause catastrophic injuries. A slip […]
Your Go-To Guide for Slip & Fall Accidents
So, imagine this, you’re out with a few friends for a meal and you end up in a slip and fall accident injuring your leg, back or even your head. Unfortunately, such slip and fall injuries are more common than you think. Do you know that about 9 million visits to the emergency room every […]
Don’t Be A Victim of Winter!
In the wake of last week’s Blizzard Brody, bitter cold weather hazards in our region have posed an above average risk for sustaining slip and falll injuries. Snow and ice have been especially unforgiving to pedestrians in New York City, who are constantly rushing between sidewalks and buildings during their daily commutes. Falls are the […]