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6 Types of Evidence Used in Slip and Fall Cases

Types of Evidence Used in Slip and Fall Cases - Sand Law Minnesota

Whenever a slip-and-fall accident occurs, the results can be catastrophic. If this has happened to you or someone close to you, it will be critically important that you have the help of an attorney. That will be your best chance of obtaining the compensation you deserve. Sand Law attorneys have the experience and skill it will… Read more »

Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents

person standing at the top of icy stairs at risk of a slip and fall accident

Slip-and-fall accidents are often the result of a property owner failing to remove unexpected obstacles from walkways or prevent conditions that cause people to lose their traction with the floor and fall. Summary Slip-and-fall accidents, where individuals slip on another’s property and suffer injuries, can lead to severe injuries. Causes of slip-and-fall accidents include wet… Read more »

How Can a Personal Injury Accident Cause a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Doctor examines patient to see if he has a traumatic brain injury

Too often, reckless behavior results in a personal injury accident that inflicts a traumatic brain injury on someone else. Summary Personal injury accidents can traumatic brain injuries when an individual sustains blunt-force trauma to the head. Brain damage can cause a traumatic brain injury that can cause symptoms like headaches, nausea, memory loss, and vision… Read more »

Slips and Falls: Frequently Asked Questions

Slips and Falls Frequently Asked Questions - Sand Law LLC - Minnesota Personal Injury Attorney

What are the most common causes of slip and fall accidents? The most common causes of slip and fall accidents include wet and uneven surfaces. These include loose floorboards or mats, broken sidewalks, potholes in parking lots, messy or recently mopped floors, or weak staircases.  Slip and fall accidents can be extremely dangerous. While they’re… Read more »

What Measures Are Businesses Required to Take to Prevent Slip and Falls?

Woman sits on the stairs in an office building after slipping with papers scatters around her

Summary Businesses must take steps to prevent slip-and-falls, which can lead to severe injuries and, in some cases, tragedies. Minnesota law mandates property owners to take reasonable steps to keep patrons safe. Specific steps include posting warning signs, promptly cleaning spills, installing slip-resistant slowing, and others. A slip-and-fall lawyer can help you obtain compensation if… Read more »

Common Causes of Slip And Falls

Common Causes of Slip And Falls - Sand Law LLC

Summary Common causes of slip and falls include hazardous walking surfaces, wet floors, inadequate signage, etc. A property owner or manager’s negligence often contributes to slip and fall accidents. A skilled personal injury attorney can prove negligence and help an injury victim obtain maximum compensation. Movies and television shows often depict slips and falls as… Read more »

Slip and Fall on Ice in Public. Do I Have a Case?

Slip and Fall on Ice in Public. Do I Have a Case - Sand Law LLC

Summary Slips and falls on ice injure thousands of Minnesotans each year. Determining liability in a case involving a slip and fall on ice in a public area can be challenging. Property owners, governmental entities, and homeowners can face liability after these accidents. Hiring a personal injury lawyer will be an injury victim’s best chance… Read more »

The Use of Expert Witnesses in Slip and Fall Cases

Summary: Expert witnesses can often make the difference in a slip and fall case. Nearly 40% of all brain injuries in Minnesota result from falls yearly. Effective expert witnesses in slip and fall cases communicate technical concepts in a way people can understand. Types of witnesses include medical, biomechanical, and premises liability experts. Expert witness… Read more »

How Ice and Snow Cause Slip and Fall Accidents

Summary: Slipping and falling on ice and snow can cause catastrophic injuries. Unfortunately, state law doesn’t provide guidance on who is responsible for clearing ice and snow from a property. Municipalities typically establish those rules. Injury victims must contact an experienced attorney to have the best chance of obtaining compensation. On average, between 1,500-2,000 people… Read more »

Minnesota Slip and Fall Laws

Like all areas of personal injury law, slip and fall accidents can be complicated, with several nuances and intricacies. Minnesota slip and fall laws can be complex, but we’re here to walk you through it. We’ll investigate the incident to determine who was to blame. Once we determine fault, we’ll work hard to ensure they… Read more »