What is a Slip and Fall Action?

A slip and fall action is a type of premises liability lawsuit filed by a plaintiff after a slippery surface caused them to fall and become injured, usually on the defendant’s property. In order to be successful in a slip and fall type case, you must prove that you were aware of your surroundings and despite that, could not avoid the slippery substance. Of course, there are many nuances to cases involving slips and falls. Our attorneys have tried these types of cases to juries for decades and can advise you as to your particular set of facts.