All business operators and property owners are required by law to provide a reasonable duty of care for all individuals who occupy their property for any particular reason. The duty of care can vary between private and public property scenarios when an injury occurs, as business owners or operators actually invite customers and clients into […]
When a child is hurt, it can cause worry and stress. An accident or other injury can dramatically alter a child’s life in an instant. A lawyer can help explain your options and help you advocate for your child. When a personal injury case involves children, there are some special things that you should know: […]
When you slip, trip or fall and are injured on another person’s property, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit against them. The owner or manager of a property owes you as a visitor a duty of care to help you avoid injury. This means ensuring that the property is maintained and that any hazards are clearly identified. If the owner or manager of the property fails to do this, they become liable for damages in a slip and fall lawsuit. There are important steps to take in a slip and fall case to ensure the most positive outcome.
According to a Statistics Canada report in 2004, slip and fall incidents represented 41 percent of preventable injuries in the country. Immediately following a slip and fall accident, there are five important steps you should take. These steps may help your liability claim if you choose to file one. 1. Gather as Much Evidence as […]