Slip and Fall Accidents: Proving Liability/Fault–Part 2

Some initial questions should be asked in order to determine whether the property owners actions were “reasonable” under the circumstances:

Your own carelessness could also contribute to the accident. Judges and juries also take your actions into account when considering the liability for your injuries or other damages. Consider this:

The outcome of a slip and fall case will usually depend upon a balancing of the responsibilities for the accident between the two parties involved (e.g. the person injured and the property owner).

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