An Experienced Lawyer at DG Griffiths Taking Care of Your Personal Injury Serving Cornwall, Eastern Ontario and Ottawa Valley
The law provides that property and business owners are required to keep their grounds reasonably safe for individuals legally visiting their premises. Because of this responsibility, they are held liable for the injuries sustained if and when a visitor is hurt because of a dangerous condition on their property. That’s where the Cornwall personal injury lawyer comes in.
Slip and fall accidents are the most common type of accident to occur under this area of personal injury law. They are most frequently caused by an unsafe condition on the property such as:
Slippery or wet floors
Cracks or raises in the ground
Unsafely marked off construction
The lack of adequate warning signs
Slip and fall accidents can have detrimental effects as far as injuries are concerned. Depending on the severity of the fall, one can sustain sprained or broken wrists, fractured hips, as well as traumatic brain injuries. If you were injured on someone else's property due to an unsafe condition, DG Griffiths, a personal injury lawyer in Cornwall may be able to help recover compensation for your damages and medical expenses.