Pedestrian Injuries: Sidewalk Falls
Sidewalk injuries that include slips, trips and falls are very common in New York City. These injuries are often caused by unsafe sidewalks that are wet, uneven, or contain ice and snow. Pedestrian sidewalk accidents result in serious injuries that can leave individuals permanently disabled. It is the responsibility of the property owner to properly maintain their sidewalks to avoid painful injuries that range from fractures and broken bones to neck, back and head injuries.
If you have been injured due someone else's negligent or reckless actions, you need not suffer in vain. The caring and qualified attorneys of Rheingold, Valet, Rheingold, Ruffo & Giuffra LLP have experience handling a wide range of personal injury claims and can help you and your family get the justice and compensation you deserve.
Contact us now or at (888) 260-0473 for a no-cost consultation with experienced pedestrian injury attorneys.
Common Sidewalk Injury Causes
- Uneven pavement including broken sidewalks
- Snow and ice buildup
- Tree roots leading to tripping hazards
- Debris, holes, and cracks on the sidewalk
- Improper installation of sidewalk