6 Common Slip and Fall Accident Causes

Author: Fernando Jimenez Date: February 15, 2018

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fall accidentsSlip and fall accidents can occur anywhere and when you least expect them. One minute, you’re walking peacefully along when suddenly you’re flat on your back in extreme pain. The list below is a compilation of the most common causes behind slip and fall accidents.

Wet and Slippery Floors

Any wet or slippery surface can cause a person to slip and fall in a myriad of ways and end up severely injured. Slippery floors can be found anywhere from a grocery store to a movie theater. There is a reason major retail chains react quickly to spilled liquids, whether through cleanup or signage. Make sure you pay attention to any Wet Floor signs that are up in businesses.

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