This week, we have been discussing some of the circumstances in which an injury victim may be responsible or partially responsible for his or her own California slip and fall accident. If, near the hazard, there were clear warning signs posted which the person who slipped and fell ignored or failed to observe, then the fault of an accident may shift from the property owner to the injury victim.
If you have been injured in a slip, trip, and fall accident involving a warning sign, then ask yourself the following questions:
Slip and fall accident can be complex, because it may be difficult to determine ultimately who was responsible for an accident and injury. In many cases, more than one party could have been careless and negligent. An Orange County slip and fall attorney can help you review the details of your case and determine whether you should fight for compensation. To learn more about your case in a free claim evaluation, call Russell & Lazarus today at (949) 851-0222.