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Category Archives: Slip and Fall Injury


By Sara Morgan |

As a City ages, and its trees mature, a common problem that can arise upon public sidewalks is a lift or protrusion to some portion of the slab that can cause or contribute to a fall incident.  Many times, roots from nearby trees are to blame, but there are many other possible causes including… Read More »


By Sara Morgan |

A “slip and fall” case is a situation where someone claims that they were injured because of a dangerous condition on someone else’s property.  Many times, these incidents occur at public places, such as parks, on sidewalks or walkways, and at grocery and other retail stores.  They do not have to involve an actual… Read More »

Slips and Falls in Retail Stores

By James Heiting |

Falls are the most common reason people visit an emergency room. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls account for more than 8 million emergency room visits annually, making up 21.3% of overall visits. Slips and causing falls account for more than 1 million visits (12% of total falls). Slip and falls can… Read More »

Personal Injury Law: Important Facts to Know About Slip and Fall Incidents

By Dennis Stout |

Slip and fall incidents are some of the most usual causes of injuries in the state of California and the nation. Generally, most individuals will not understand the severe complications from a slip and fall incident and the injuries associated with it until they have been personally affected by the event. Moreover, many people… Read More »

Filing a Lawsuit After a Slip and Fall Accident in the State of California

By Richard Irwin |

In the State of California, slip and fall accidents are considered premises liability accidents. It is important to recognize, however, that not every fall will lead to a slip and fall liability. This means that in order to file a successful lawsuit, a defendant’s negligence needs to have contributed to the fall.. In order… Read More »

Slip & Falls – Not So Simple

By Jean-Simon Serrano |

We regularly get calls from potential clients who have slipped and/or fallen inside a supermarket or other type of store.  Many callers assume that, because they injured themselves in a store, the store is liable.  This is not the case. A store owner is not the insurer of its patrons’ personal safety, but does… Read More »

Work-Related Injuries in Moreno Valley’s Booming Warehouse-Driven Economy

By Sara Morgan |

Moreno Valley is undisputedly one of Inland Empire’s fastest growing economies. With the rise of warehouse facilities across the city, there is a demand for skilled laborers. Due to their very nature, warehouse industry jobs require both body strength and high levels of concentration. Many warehouse environments are commonly dangerous workplaces. Warehouse employees, frequently… Read More »


By Sara Morgan |

It is an unfortunate truth that many people injured at work or through no fault of their own do not always experience a full recovery from their injuries.  Instead, despite the best medical efforts, they are left to piece their life back together while undergoing long-term pain management treatment, usually consisting of pain medications. … Read More »

Why Slip and Fall Cases are Difficult to Win

By Jean-Simon Serrano |

When you hear about premises liability lawsuits, slip, trip, and fall cases may be the first type that come to mind. However, despite their prevalence, and despite the fact that slips and falls generally result in serious injuries, slip and fall cases are difficult to win. When these types of accidents occur, it is… Read More »


By Sara Morgan |

A recent study indicates that traumatic brain injuries in children can have much more far-reaching effects that previously thought, continuing to negatively impact victims well into their adulthood.  The report, which was included in the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, indicates its findings that children with moderately severe brain injuries and females in general… Read More »

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