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Welcome to our Blog! Here you will find interesting articles about Philadelphia, and of course our practice area of slip, trip, and falls. Check back regularly during the month for our latest articles. Also see posts By Keith Kofsky on Google+

Texas Woman Files Slip & Fall Lawsuit Against Dollar Tree

A Texas woman has filed suit against Dollar Tree, Inc., accusing the company of negligence in a slip and fall accident that led to severe injuries. Lavern Mitchell filed suit against the chain of dollar stores on December 3, 2018, claiming that she "slipped and fell on a puddle of a brownish foreign substance" at [...]

By |January 10th, 2019|Categories: Slip & Fall In Stores & Supermarkets|0 Comments

It Will Be A Blue Christmas If You Slip and Fall

The winter holidays are in full swing, and you probably have laid down an exciting plan. And while all might be going as planned, the ice and snow present many health risks not only within the neighborhood but also at the workplace. Snow and ice are outdoor weather conditions that cause people to trip and [...]

By |December 10th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Slip & Fall Accidents: The Danger Lurking In Autumn Leaves

Autumn is a beautiful time of year, but it's not without its fair share of hazards. Taking a moment to bask in all of the golden foliage and autumnal beauty is a must, but among the bursting colors there is still a need for caution and care. Fallen leaves can cause surfaces to be slippery, [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Can You Sue The Government For A Slip And Fall?

There have been numerous incidents where slip and fall accidents have caused serious injury in government-owned buildings and other facilities. Public transit locations are notorious for the danger they pose to the public. Uneven ground in parks and public sidewalks has caused several slip and fall accidents. Wet floors or floor mats have caused people [...]

By |November 8th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

What Happens If I Slip And Fall In A Retail Store?

In 2016, 3.3 percent of all full-time retail workers experienced an illness or injury related to the workplace. Noting that 3.3 out of every 100 workers was injured does not sound ominous until you realize that it is the highest injury rate in the corporate world. That 3.3 percent of workers being injured is even [...]

By |October 18th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall In Stores & Supermarkets|0 Comments

Don’t Let Slip and Falls Scare You This Halloween

Halloween is intended to be scary. From ghoulish costumes for trick-or-treating to haunted houses, the entire idea behind this holiday is to scare or to be scared. That being said, Halloween was never meant to be a day of accidents. Yet, this holiday seems to have the highest record of slip, trip, and fall accidents. [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Using Homeowner’s Insurance For Slip & Fall Accidents

The last thing you want when you have a visitor or worker in your home is an injury accident, but it does happen. When someone experiences a slip and fall accident at your home, who is responsible for paying the bills? If you are taken to court, do you pay the expenses and settlement or [...]

By |September 30th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Increasing Worker Knowledge About Slip, Trip, & Falls

As a general rule, construction companies want to increase workplace safety while decreasing construction accidents. Until recently, safety training was usually very generic and focused on important topics but in very general ways. There has been a recent focus on slip, trip, and fall accidents in construction workplaces and the study of motion, of the [...]

By |September 17th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall At Work|0 Comments

Compensation After a Slip and Fall in a Hotel

Vacations are usually fun. It is a time to move away from the routine pressure of life, visit new and exciting sites or relax by the pool at a hotel. You usually expect to be safe when enjoying a hotel, whether you are there for business or even pleasure. Unfortunately, a slip and fall accident [...]

By |August 30th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

When Places Of Healing Hurt

When people go to the hospital or put loved ones into assisted living facilities, the last thing they would expect would be to facing a slip and fall incident. Even in a medical facility that is run by experts and has many different rules put in place to prevent accidents, things can happen. If you [...]

By |August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments