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Helpful Guide On Slip and Fall Accidents

by February 24, 2014

Staying on Your Feet To help Prevent Slip and Fall Injuries? One of the biggest causes of serious injury and death is a slip and fall accident. According to the National Safety Council, almost 9 million slip and fall accidents resulted in emergency room visits in 2011. There were over Read more »

Slip and Fall Statistics From The Occupational Health and Safety Organization

by January 9, 2013 » Add the first comment.

News Update On Slip and Fall Accidents – According to the Occupational Health and Safety organization:? ?Slip, trip and fall accidents result in more than 8 million emergency room visits and more than 21,000 deaths each year?The National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) estimates that the financial impact exceeds $80 billion Read more »

Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in NYC This Holiday Season

by December 3, 2012 » Add the first comment.

Tips on how to prevent Slip and Fall accidents in NYC this Holiday Season The Holiday Season is here, and that means family and friends are making preparations to gather together and celebrate the season and all the joy it brings. Unfortunately, the Holiday Season isn?t always filled with laughter Read more »

Tips on Preventing and Reporting Slip and Fall Accidents in NYC

by November 27, 2012 » Add the first comment.

The United States is home to hundreds of millions of ambulatory people. Every day people are walking and working, and sometimes slipping and falling. The Centers for Disease Control estimate that unintentional falls account for 19,565 fatalities per year. Slip and fall accidents can cause moderate to severe injuries including: Read more »

Preventing Premises Liability Accidents in NYC with Smart Flooring Choices

by November 15, 2012 » Add the first comment.

How can smart flooring choices help prevent premises liability accidents? Every year New York plays host to thousands of slip and fall accidents. These types of accidents occur when someone slips on a floor wet with water or some other liquid due to negligence or carelessness. Premises liability accidents Read more »

Judge suffers slip and fall in New York courthouse

by October 12, 2012 » Add the first comment.

Slip and fall injuries aren?t exclusive to broken sidewalks, construction sites, or slippery indoor floors. Many times, slip and fall accidents can happen outdoors on even the best maintained surfaces. This truth was realized by Judge Cheryl Austin who, when rushing from the courthouse to her chambers slipped on the Read more »

Tips on How to Avoid Slip and Fall Accidents in Medical Facilities

by September 12, 2012 » Add the first comment.

Hospitals and other medical care facilities are meant to be places of health and safety for patients and for those who work in the medical field. Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents can occur anywhere, and they are especially prevalent in places where liquids, such as; cleaning solutions, bodily fluids, IV Read more »

New York Trip and Fall FAQs

by August 7, 2012 » Add the first comment.

Trip and fall accidents are one of the most common types of accidents in the US. Trip and fall accidents in New York can occur anywhere and anytime and often times can result in a serious personal injury. Construction sites and the workplace, are places where slipping, tripping and falling Read more »

Slip and Fall Accidents at Construction Sites in NYC

by July 31, 2012 » Add the first comment.

The Danger of Slip and Fall Accidents at Construction Sites in New York New York City is one of the major business hubs of the world. This one of the reasons why many of the streets and buildings within the city are under construction ? whether they are being built Read more »

NYC Slip and Fall Accidents: What You Need to Know

by July 3, 2012 » Add the first comment.

Key causes of slip and fall injures While it is common for people to slip and fall due to general clumsiness, distractions, or carelessness, however, there are many cases in which a slip and fall accident is caused by conditions outside of the control of the victim. Slippery floors Read more »

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