Rothenberg, Rubenstein, Berliner & Shinrod, LLCAttorneys At Law
Call For An Initial Consultation
908-291-7480

Slip-and-fall accidents: Lawsuit filed against Walmart

There are many people who visit the state of New Jersey to take advantage of the various entertainment, shopping and dining opportunities available here. There are multitude of world-class stores and businesses here that are not found in other areas of the country. Customer service is always a main focus, so owners and employees of these public establishments go to great lengths to welcome customers with an inviting and safe environment. Sometimes, however, potential hazards such as foreign objects or wet floors can be missed. This can result in slip-and-fall accidents.

A woman in another state claims that water on the floor of a Walmart store caused her to fall, and she has filed a lawsuit. The woman said she visited the store to do some shopping and entered through the automatic double-doors at the main entrance. Allegedly, she encountered rainwater that had accumulated on the floor in the vestibule, which caused her to slip and fall.

The lawsuit claimed that the woman suffered serious injuries due to her fall, which included a fracture of her right arm. The woman alleged that she had to have surgery to treat her injuries. The plaintiff accuses the store of negligence over claims that the business allowed water to accumulate on the floor and failed to maintain a safe environment. 

Fortunately, there are laws in the state of New Jersey that require the owners and operators of public establishments to provide a safe environment for all those who legally visit. Those who have been injured due to negligence in slip-and-fall accidents could benefit from discussions with a legal representative. If negligence is proved, a successful claim could result in compensation to help victims with any financial losses.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For a Response

Contact Us

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

This site uses Google's Invisible reCAPTCHA, which is subject to Google's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Clinton Office
12 Leigh Street
Clinton, NJ 08809

Toll Free: 800-815-0180
Phone: 908-349-0177
Fax: 908-238-9996
Clinton Law Office Map

Livingston Office
70 South Orange Ave.
Suite 205
Livingston, NJ 07039

Toll Free: 800-815-0180
Phone: 908-349-0177
Fax: 973-535-1760
Map & Directions

Newark Office
50 Park Place, 9th FL.
Robert Treat Ctr.
Suite 825
Newark, NJ 07102

Toll Free: 800-815-0180
Phone: 908-349-0177
Map & Directions

New York Office
3 West 35th Street
New York, NY 10001

Toll Free: 800-815-0180
Phone: 908-349-0177
Fax: 973-535-1760
Map & Directions

Scotch Plains Office
1812 Front Street
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Toll Free: 800-815-0180
Phone: 908-349-0177
Map & Directions