Slip and Fall Accidents

Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents in New York City

Falls lead to about 8 million emergency room visits in the U.S. every year. Similarly, falls are the leading cause of accidental injury and death for New York residents over 45 years old. Falls occur in two ways — falls from a height and falls on the same elevation. Falls from a height, such as… read more

The Difference Between Slip & Fall and Trip & Fall Accidents

Injuries that occur on someone else’s property can fall under an area of personal injury law called premises liability. Under this area of law, a person or business responsible for the property may be liable for your damages, depending on the circumstances under which the injury occurred. Slip and fall injuries are sometimes used as… read more