Winter Weather Brings Slips and Fall Accidents
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
Slips and falls are serious accidents and can happen anytime but this time of year is
the most common for these accidents. Winter precipitation can be the main
cause of slips and trips with ice, snow and sleet most common during the
winter. Hundreds of people are injured and visit emergency rooms to treat
their injuries. Businesses, cities, municipalities and even homeowners
spend large sums of money on weather preparations to ensure that their
consumers are safe from the elements.
Slips and falls can cause serious injuries and serious medical expenses.
Victims of slips and falls can sprain and break bones, receive lacerations
and even head injuries. These injuries are not only physical but can be
mentally stressful on victims as well. Always pay attention when the weather
is in less than desirable conditions. Ice can be hard to spot especially
when it is under snow. If you or a loved one is injured by a slip or fall,
contacting a personal injury lawyer is crucial. A personal injury attorney
who specializes in slips and falls can be instrumental in securing compensation
for your injuries. The injuries that victims sustain may not be their
fault and having a reputable attorney can help the start their road to recovery.
The personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord and Meyerkord, LLC specialize
in injury cases and have been helping victims for over a century. Our
attorneys are passionate about getting our clients the compensation they
deserve. We offer free no-obligation consultations to discuss legal needs
with potential clients.
Call our St. Louis office today to schedule your appointment and get the legal
representation and compensation you deserve.