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Brandon Slip and Fall Accidents: What is Premises Liability?

February 17, 2014

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If you are seriously injured in a slip and fall accident on another person’s property in Brandon, you may be eligible for compensation for your medical expenses and other damages. This is because individuals who own or manage property have a responsibility to ensure the premise does not pose a safety risk to their guests […]

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How Does Premises Liability Apply to the Average Homeowner?

November 23, 2013

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A person entering property owned by another with the owner’s permission should be able to expect it to be safe. However, not everyone is able to pursue a premises liability lawsuit simply because they were injured on someone else’s property By invitation only A person who receives an invitation from the property owner/resident is an […]

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Reduce the Risk of Elderly Slip and Fall Accidents with These Simple Home Improvements

June 8, 2013

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Residential slip and fall accidents involving the elderly can result in very serious injuries. In all too many of these types of accidents, tragedy could have easily been prevented with simple home improvements designed to improve home safety for seniors. Often times, accidents arise when a senior slips and falls in the bathroom, trips over […]

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New Safety Recommendations Released Concerning Recreational Trampolines

January 25, 2013

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The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released a policy statement warning parents about the dangers of trampolines. The professional organization released this information through a publication entitled “Trampoline Safety in Childhood and Adolescence.” This publication provided information regarding patterns of injury that were associated with trampoline use, the effectiveness of the safety measures that were […]

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