Tripping Hazard Injuries

Were you injured because you tripped on someone else’s property? Learn about tripping hazard injuries and whether you can recover damages.

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Question:

What are tripping hazards?

Answer:

Tripping hazards are a big thing that we see in a lot of our trip and fall cases. Tripping hazards could be a lot of different things. It could be a rug that wasn’t put down properly. It could be a hole in a sidewalk. It could be a piece of strip from a door that became dislodged. It could be a lot of different things.Tripping Hazard InjuriesWhen you see these types of imperfections involving a trip and fall case, you need to make sure that you get somebody out there and get photographs, and get measurements, and stuff like that. Try to interview people: how long was that hole there? How long was that defect in the stair? How long was that railing loose? When you have a defect-related case, there are a lot of things you want to do right off the bat to make sure that you preserve your claim.


Were you or a loved one seriously hurt and have questions about tripping hazard injuries? Contact a Hamburg slip and fall lawyer at Chiacchia and Fleming today for a free confidential consultation and case evaluation. Let our experience work for you.

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