In Ontario, municipalities and private property owners are legally obliged to ensure that their premises are reasonably safe for all those who enter on it. Failure to do so can result in individuals sustaining serious injuries for which property owners and municipalities are then liable. Luckily, the slip and fall lawyers from Walker Head Lawyers have helped residents of Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Pickering and the Greater Durham Area with slip and fall claims since 1980 – so if you or a loved one have been injured in a slip and fall accident – call our Firm today for a free consultation. A member from our legal team will be happy to speak with you.
While injuries from slip and fall accidents can vary, some of the more common types of slip and fall injuries include:
- Broken and fractured bones
- Soft tissue injuries
- carpel tunnel syndrome
- chronic pain
- head trauma
While property owners have legal obligations to ensure their premises are kept as safe as possible, there are conditions that increase the chances for slip and fall accidents such as:
- Wet floors
- Uneven floors
- Poor lighting
- walkways that are cluttered and obstructed
- Snow covered driveways, walkways, entrance ways, etc
Liability for property owners and municipalities will vary depending on where the accident occurred and the factors that led to the slip and fall. If you or a loved one have sustained injuries as a result of being involved in a slip and fall accident – then contact the slip and fall lawyers of Walker Head today as we have helped many clients advance their slip and fall claims.
If you are looking to hire a slip and fall lawyer – whether you live in Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Whitby or the Greater Durham Area – our experienced slip and fall lawyers can help.
Call 905-839-4484 for a FREE consultation today.