slip and fall cases

Slip and Fall Accident Cases

3 Things You Need to Know About Premise Liability

So you slipped and fell. Or you’re afraid you might – perhaps you’re living or working in a construction zone. “Slip and falls” are in the legal category of premise liability, that is, injury caused by an unsafe condition on a property. Who is responsible in a slip and fall? If you’re involved in a slip and fall, what kinds of details should you pay attention to – and why? Regardless of whether the accident happens on public or private property, you need to know: Read more

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Dog Bite Injury Cases

How to Approach Dog Bites: Prevention Tips and Your Legal Options

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report more than 4.7 million dog-bite cases each year. About 20% of these victims receive some form of medical attention for the bite, while a little less than 10% require emergency treatment.

The scariest part of these statistics is that half of U.S. dog-bite cases involve children.

Dogs make great pets—and if you have one, you know. But when a dog isn’t familiar with someone, the animal may get aggressive. This can happen when a dog is on its home turf or when it’s in public—regardless, it is important to be mindful of the circumstances. Read more