Understanding Handrail and Guardrail Accidents

Personal Injury

Landowners in California must take reasonable steps to address conditions on their property that pose a danger to the public. What is considered “reasonable” will depend on the circumstances. Sometimes the danger must be removed altogether, such as cleaning up spilled liquid on a grocery store floor. Other times it will suffice to post a…

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Amusement Park Injuries are Not So Amusing

Personal Injury

Part of the fun of an amusement park is knowing a ride will be scary, but ultimately the rider will be safe. The exhilaration and the fear of the ride itself often override the rational part of people when the ride is in motion, but without a basic assurance of safety, no person would ride…

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Seven of the Most Common Injuries from Slips and Falls

Slip and Fall
Wet Floor Sign

California Attorneys for Slip and Fall Victims According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 800,000 Americans are hospitalized each year for slip and fall injuries. That figure doesn’t include an additional eight million visits to emergency rooms for slip and fall injuries. It’s a dangerous world out there and it’s…

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Five Important Factors in Your Slip and Fall Case

Slip and Fall
Man who slipped on the floor

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls account for more than eight million hospital emergency room visits each year and, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), they account for more than $34 billion annual in medical costs. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), floors and flooring materials contribute…

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