What Can Lead To A Slip & Fall Lawsuit Denial And Can You Appeal?

Slip and fall accidents are more common than people realize. Likewise, the gravity of the injuries tends to be grossly underestimated. Such accidents can result in serious injuries like fractures, back pain, torn ligaments, or even death in extreme cases. If you have suffered from a slip and fall accident that wasn’t your fault, you’re probably considering taking legal action that helps you win the compensation you’re entitled to, especially if you’ve become physically disabled (temporarily…

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What You Need To Know About Slip And Fall Back Pain

What You Need To Know About Slip And Fall Back Pain Back pain is one of the most common symptoms experienced by victims of slip and falls soon after fall accidents take place. However, back pain can point towards a wide range of injuries that, depending on the victim’s age and physical wellness, may range from harmless to very grave if not deadly. It is an unfortunate reality that, more often than not, a back…

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Can A Personal Injury Lawyer For Prisoners Help File A Slip & Fall Lawsuit?

Update: Since we first reported on this prison injury case, a settlement was reached between prison officials and the victim. The amount awarded in the claim is significantly less than was demanded by the victim though it is still a substantial amount of cash. However, scroll down to learn about the latest twist of fate which may keep Gioeli from ever receiving his slip and fall settlement check. A convicted Colombo family mobster has recently…

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Restaurant Slip And Fall Settlements – Examples & Legal Facts

It is a common thing to see or hear about people being injured from slip and fall incidents in the U.S. In fact, these injuries can happen to anybody, just about anywhere. Victims suffer from injuries like small bruises, broken bones, and, in some severe incidents, even paralysis.  We previously wrote about slip & fall hazards in restaurants and now we take a look at accidents that have happened in restaurants and the settlements which…

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Who Is Responsible For Sidewalk Repair & Maintenance?

Our beautiful city, the city of Philadelphia, has a rich history that dates back to the very origin of the country. Sadly, many of the sidewalks throughout the city are in such disrepair that they appear to be almost as old as the city itself. Every year, thousands of people are injured when they slip, trip, and fall on sidewalks – on the crumbling, uneven, and cracked hazards that could have, and should have, been repaired. Our…

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Why Spinal Cord Injuries Are Common In Slip and Falls

The dangers of slip and fall injuries extend beyond the common reports of head injuries and broken bones. Many slip and fall accidents result in often permanent spinal cord injuries. In fact, according to statistics recorded by the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, 30% of spinal injuries are caused by falls. Most of these injuries result in incomplete tetraplegia while a small portion of them can lead to patients being completely paralyzed. How A…

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The Importance Of Railings For Slip And Fall Safety

Have you ever really looked at the many sets of stairs that are all around you? Chances are you climb at least one set of stairs each day and you may never even pay attention. But stairs are actually a very dangerous part of your daily routine. The National Safety Council (NSC) has found that over 1 million people suffer injuries from falls on stairs on an annual basis in the United States. Not only that, an estimated 12,000…

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Slip And Fall In Retail Stores: What You Need To Know

Premises liability law is the legal code that governs an incident such as a slip and fall in a store. Slip and fall law aims to hold shop owners responsible for ensuring that their property is well maintained and kept safe for visitors. Grocery store shoppers and general consumers have the right to expect safe conditions when they walk down different aisles in a particular store without worrying about getting injured. Millions of people experience…

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Parks to Visit in Northwest Philadelphia, PA

This article is brought to you by the experienced slip and fall injury lawyers in Northwest Philadelphia, PA, who encourage outdoor physical activity at some of the most richly landscaped parks in Philly. Carpenter’s Woods Located in the Northwestern part of Philly, the naturally preserved bird sanctuary brings a lot of value to the community. The park was developed in 1916 and has been globally recognized by the National Audubon Society and BirdLife International for…

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The Philadelphia Museum Of Art

This entry detailing some interesting information about the Philly Museum of Art is presented by the slip and fall attorneys at Philly Slip and Fall Guys. Known as the Pennsylvania Museum and School of Industrial Art until nearly the middle of the last century, the PMA has grown to become not only a landmark of the City of Brotherly Love, but also of the entire state of Pennsylvania and perhaps even the United states as…

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Franklin Square in Center City Philly

This blog entry is presented by the slip and fall injury lawyers that form part of the Philly Slip and Fall Guys team. One of the five original public parks planned by William Penn himself when he structured out the city of Philadelphia in 1682, Franklin Square is located in the Center City region between N 6th and 7th Streets and between Race St. and I-676. Recognized in the present day as on of the…

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The Philadelphia International Airport

This brief page providing some interesting facts and background information on the Philly International Airport is brought to you by our team of experienced Philly slip and fall lawyers. Inaugurated in 1940 as the Philadelphia Municipal Airport, the forefather to PHL transported a mere (compared to today’s numbers) 40,000 passengers under the call sign of just a few airlines. In the following decades, the Philly Int’l Airport has expanded and evolved majestically as travel has…

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Local Golf Clubs in Northwest Philadelphia

Grabbing a few friends and playing a game of golf has been an American favorite for decades. Our experienced Northwest Philadelphia slip and fall accident lawyers have sponsored this article for your enjoyment. Walnut Lane Golf Club A treasure amongst residents, Walnut Lane Golf Course, is located within Wissahickon Valley Park and was designed by Alex Findlay. Opening to the public in 1940, the tree-lined course layout features several holes hidden throughout the hills. With…

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Victorian Museum in Northwest Philly

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion Our experienced slip and fall attorneys in Northwest Philly, enjoy exploring museums on the weekend and have sponsored this article. History Ebenezer was raised on a farm in New York in 1827 and moved to Philadelphia to take a job in his early twenty’s. In 1859, Maxwell married his second cousin Anna Smith, who came from a well-off family. After Anna’s father passed away, the couple decided to move away from the…

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Historic Rittenhouse Town in Northwest Philly, Pennsylvania

Historic Rittenhouse Town History Our experienced slip and fall lawyers in Northwest Philadelphia have sponsored this post and recommend visiting this historical landmark in Philly with family and friends for an unforgettable educational experience. Also known as the Rittenhouse Historic District, the first paper mill in America was built in the early 1690s by William Rittenhouse and his son, who claimed a role in the industrial community. The paper mill was placed on a 20-acre plot…

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Universities & Colleges that Call West Philadelphia Home

This article featuring a short list of some of the colleges and universities which can be found in the region is brought to you by our team of slip and fall accident attorneys in West Philadelphia. The West Philadelphia area’s many universities and colleges make it a top study destination not only in the county of Philadelphia but in the entire State of Pennsylvania. In fact, West Philly has evolved into an educational and economic…

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Activities in West Philadelphia for the Entire Family

This brief blog post recapping our favorite family-oriented attractions is sponsored by our team of experimented slip and fall injury lawyers in West Philly. An expansive and culturally varied residential region, West Philadelphia is jam-packed with more than its fair share of exciting dining places and family-friendly attractions. Below, we share some of the most recommended ones when swinging by this lesser-known corner of Philadelphia. Shofuso Japanese House and Garden Designed by architect Junzo Yoshimura,…

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Our Top Food Spots in West Philly

This list presenting some of our favorite dining spots is brought to you by our team of experienced West Philly slip and fall lawyers. West Philly doesn’t get as much attention for its food scene as other Philadelphia neighborhoods, particularly those in the Center City area. However, in this region there are not only some nationally-renowned universities and more than a handful of activities to involve the whole family, but also some incredible restaurants more…

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Can I Sue For A Slip And Fall In A Nursing Home?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each year millions of Americans who are over the age of 65 slip and fall. While many of these falls do not result in injuries, 1 in 5 does, resulting in nearly 3 million elderly patients being treated in emergency rooms for fall injuries each year. Did your loved one recently suffer a slip and fall, or any other type of injury, in a Philadelphia…

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Best Sports Complexes in South Philly

This brief recap of some of the best sports-centered venues is presented by our team of personal injury attorneys in South Philly The entire city of Philadelphia is home to numerous teams of pro, semi-pro, amateur, and college-level sports teams. Indeed, the following of Philly’s various sports teams makes up a substantial part of the city’s renowned culture. Philly sports fans are also widely regarded as some of the most perceptive at a national level,…

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The Best Restaurants in South Philly

This recap on some of the best food options is presented by the South Philly personal injury attorneys of PhillySlipAndFallGuys. South Philly’s large immigrant population has contributed in a substantial way to the large mixture of tastes that are offered throughout the region. While we’d need much more than a single post to cover all of the top places to visit, we’ll be sharing our team’s top picks below. If you’re only in South Philly…

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Health Centers in South Philadelphia

This recap of some of the most prominent health centers in the area is presented by our South Philly slip and fall lawyers. We’ve previously covered how the South Philadelphia area is prominently known not only for its homely food selections but also for its exhilarating sports venues (and the fans who attend them). In the following post, we’ll be covering some of the most renowned health centers which have also garnered a reputation as…

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Historic Places to Visit in Center City Philadelphia

This article highlighting some of the most historic places in Center City is presented by the slip and fall attorneys in Philadelphia of PhillySlipandFallGuys.com For those who reside within its boundaries, as well as for those who’ve had the chance to visit this wonderful city and enjoy its attractions, there is no doubt that Philly may be one of the most historically-significant cities in the entire United States. On this page, we cover some of…

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The History of the Philadelphia City Hall

This brief recap of the history of one of Center City’s most recognized buildings is present by the Philadelphia slip and fall lawyers of PhillySlipAndFallGuys.com There is no question that the city of Philly possesses many historic landmarks that form part of the early history of this country, particularly in the times of the Revolution. In this article, we discuss one of the most important – the Philly City Hall. The Philly City Hall William…

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The Best Attractions in Center City Philadelphia

This article highlighting some of the most historic places in Center City is presented by slip and fall accident lawyers in Philly of PhillySlipandFallGuys.com While Center City Philadelphia is often remembered for its historic City Hall, there are plenty of attractions outside of this building which are worth visiting when in town. Our team shared the following list of their favorites. The Philadelphia Magic Gardens Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens (PMG) is a vivid art environment that…

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