Category Archive: Slip & Fall / Premises Liability

Sep 23

Statute of Limitations for Idaho Personal Injury Cases

The term statute of limitations refers to the amount of time the law allows for you to bring legal action against the person or business responsible for your injury. Statute of limitations apply to not just injury cases but to most other types civil claims and criminal actions. The idea behind a statute of limitations …

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Aug 25

Do you Have a Right to Compensation If you Are Injured on Another Person’s Property?

When you set foot on someone’s property, whether it’s a friend’s home, your favorite restaurant, or the local amusement park, you have a reasonable expectation of not getting injured. If you are injured because of the property owner’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries.  Injuries on property, so-called “premises liability” claims …

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Jun 27

Pedestrian Safety for Seniors

Walking is an important form of transportation for the elderly. It is more affordable than owning a car and provides significant health benefits as a way to ensure regular physical activity. However, older people face several obstacles as pedestrians. Vision and hearing decrease as we age, so older people are more likely to overlook crosswalk …

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Apr 02

Practicing Safety: How to Prevent Slip and Falls

  While everyone is occasionally prone to that momentary lapse in judgment or carelessness that can cause an accidental fall, most accidents can well be avoided by practicing workplace safety. Every year, thousands of employees are injured (sometimes fatally) due to preventable workplace accidents. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, slips and falls cause …

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Jan 25

Some Frequently Asked Questions We Hear as Accident Injury Lawyers

There are many, many, questions that we discuss with people who call us to talk about their Idaho personal injury case.  Below are a few that we hear regularly and some basic answers.  We are always happy to discuss these issues further so do not hesitate to call us about your injury claim. How fast …

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Jan 21

Understanding Your Idaho “Slip and Fall” Injury Claim

One of the things we frequently spend time counseling potential clients about are so-called slip and fall cases.  I have spoken with people about fall injuries incurred at every big name retailer you can think of– Walmart, Albertsons, Shopko, Costco, Fred Meyer, etc- -as well as numerous small businesses and other locations   Slip and …

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