$500,000 Verdict – Escalator Slip and Fall

We recently tried and won a case for a woman who broke four toes on her left foot when it became stuck in a step on an improperly maintained escalator.

We recently tried and won a case for a woman who broke four toes on her left foot when it became stuck in a step on an improperly maintained escalator. The escalator company had a monthly maintenance contract but had not performed its regularly scheduled duties for more than nine months, creating a dangerous condition for the public.

The jury returned a verdict for the plaintiff in the amount of $500,000. S. R. v. The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company Inc., and Thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation.

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