Slip-and-fall victim wins suit against Kroger

Recently, a man who filed suit against Kroger after injuring himself in a slip-and-fall accident at their store won his case with a $2.3 million verdict. The accident occurred in May 2008 when the 49-year-old slipped on a pile of spilled, crushed fruit on the floor at a Kroger in Douglasville, Georgia. The plaintiff’s spinal cord was seriously damaged when …

Slip and fall lawsuit ends in $7.5 million verdict

Slip and fall lawsuit ends in $7.5 million verdict The victim of a slip and fall accident has been awarded close to $7.5 million by the jury in his case. The accident took place at a Starbucks in San Diego, California. The store manager was cleaning the floors while the victim was ordering. He was walking to pick up his …

Fall prevention important for elderly over 65

For Floridians that are over the age of 65, falls are a top cause of injury and death. According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention, nearly one third of all Americans over age 65 suffer a fall each year. This is why it is important to make sure that all caregivers are aware of the best ways to …