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  • 6 Things to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

    November 23, 2022

    How Should You Respond to a Slip and Fall Accident? If you’ve ever suffered a fall in public, you know it can hurt your pride as well as your body. However, it’s important to remember that a slip and fall accident can lead to serious and costly injuries that can potentially impact you for the […]

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  • What Is the Difference Between Premises Liability and Slip and Fall?

    November 23, 2022

    In premises liability claims, a property owner generally failed to make their property safe and secure for any visitors, customers, or clients to the property. A slip and fall accident is just one type of such premises liability claims, and others can include: While there can be many examples of premises liability claims, they typically […]

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  • 10 Surprising Facts Regarding Slip And Fall Accidents In Nursing Homes

    September 16, 2013

    People move into nursing homes for a reason – whether they are advanced in age and/or in illness, they can no longer safely take care of themselves and anyone they may live with is simply not able to provide them with the care that they need. It is obviously not a happy day for someone […]

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  • Slip And Fall Accidents Amongst Older People – A Look At The Unfortunate Results

    August 14, 2013

    It’s ironic to think that when we were children, we used to fall down nearly every day. We most likely have to work hard to even remember a few of these falls because the vast majority of them were almost immediately forgotten as we got right back up and went about our business. As we […]

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  • 10 Little-known Facts Regarding Slip And Fall Accidents In The United States

    August 14, 2013

    We have been serving clients as Las Vegas injury lawyers in slip and fall cases for 30 years. Of all of the personal injury cases that can arise, few draw more skepticism than those that relate to these types of incidents. That’s because people tend to think of the slapstick comedy routines that involve slipping […]

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  • 5 Facts Regarding The Costs Of Falls For Older Americans

    August 10, 2013

    Slip and fall accidents are a serious public health and safety problem in the United States, and they have been for generations. People of all ages can slip, fall and suffer severe injuries or worse at any given time and in any given place, but these falls are particularly troublesome for older Americans. That’s because […]

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  • 5 Surprising Facts Regarding Where Slip And Fall Accidents Occur

    August 08, 2013

    Thousands of people are killed in slip and fall accidents across the United States every year. Most people would guess a number that is much lower than that, but the fact of the matter is that according to the federal government, more than 50 people are killed every day in these types of incidents. This number is […]

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  • Fall Injuries Affect Children More Than Any Other Age Group

    March 29, 2013

    When we think of injuries that are sustained when people slip and fall, we tend to think of older people who wind up in the hospital as a result of these incidents. However, given the high number of slip and fall injuries that occur in the United States every year, this public safety problem affects […]

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  • Slip And Fall Accidents In Nursing Homes – An Overlooked Problem

    March 26, 2013

    If you are like many people across the United States who has had to convince an older loved one to move into an assisted living center after a fall, you understand how difficult this conversation or this prolonged process can be for anyone. Persuading someone to give up his or her daily freedom that many […]

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  • The Standards That Apply To Property Owners In Slip And Fall Cases

    March 08, 2013

    Tens of thousands of people are killed across the United States every year by injuries that they suffer in falls. While some of these people have this happen to them in their own homes, many others suffer this terrible fate while on the property of someone else. People who are injured in slip and fall […]

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