Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents

Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and Fall Accidents
One of the most prevalent premises liability claims is slip and fall accidents. Each year people seek medical attention for minor scrapes and bruises to skull fractures and concussions. There are many people whose slip and fall accident is extremely traumatic and results in death. At Wainwright Injury Law, we represent victims in Denver and Albuquerque who have suffered a slip and fall accident because of another person’s laziness or neglect. We often see cases where people have fallen due to these circumstances: Hazardous Walking Surfaces: The majority of slip and fall accidents occur on walking surfaces that are uneven, wet, or poorly maintained. This can include defective sidewalks, potholes in parking lots, torn carpeting or loose floorboards, recently mopped floors, and faulty staircases. When any of these conditions exist…
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