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:
Slip and fall accidents can also cause complications, including:
Slip and fall accidents can be extremely serious, but they can also be prevented if you heed the following tips:
What to do if you have suffered a slip and fall injury
Doing everything you can to prevent slip and fall accidents don’t always turn out the way you’d like. If you’ve experienced a slip and fall accident you’ll need to follow these tips to make sure that you get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
Slip and fall accidents in NYC can be prevented, however, when they do occur you may need to seek legal advice from a personal injury attorney in New York with proven experience and success with premises liability cases. Contact the Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel for a free case review or second opinion. There is never a fee unless they win your case.