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Inadequate Security can Lead to Serious Accidents and Injuries

It is nearly impossible to predict when a problem will occur at a store, a nursing home, a hotel, a college, parking garages, banks or any other public place. A problem can include a slip and fall over a hazard, falling into a hole, tripping over a broken sidewalk, being assaulted by someone else and more. When there is not enough security, or no security at all and you suffer an injury, you might be able to hold the property owner or manager responsible for your injuries. Duty of Care from [...]

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Slip and Fall Accidents Caused by Inadequate Lighting

Slip and fall accidents are some of the most common in Kentucky and across the country. People can suffer all sorts of injuries in slip and fall accidents, including broken bones, brain trauma, impalement, and much more. These injuries can prevent you from going to work, which ultimately affects your ability to pay the bills and provide for your family. One of the common causes of slip and fall accidents is inadequate lighting. What is Inadequate Lighting? Inadequate lighting can be [...]

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Slip and Fall Accident Report

Who is Responsible for a Slip and Fall Accident at a Store?

Everyone loves to go shopping every now and then. Whether you are going grocery shopping or shopping for fun, a trip to the store could end in disaster if you suffer an injury. It is likely not even in the back of your mind that you could slip and fall and get injured at a local store, but what happens if you do? Who is responsible for a slip and fall accident at a store? Let us explore who will take responsibility for a slip and fall accident at a store so you are covered and do not have [...]

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Kentucky Attractive Nuisance Law

Kentucky’s Attractive Nuisance Law

As spring and summer near, people begin spending more time outdoors. Nice weather will attract children outdoors for play and exploration. This even includes children of tender ages. Sometimes, however, a child of a tender age may make their way onto your property. Sometimes they may do so because they are attracted to an object or condition. This “exploration” may sometimes prove dangerous, or even fatal, to the mischievous child. For instance, a tragic event recently happened in Laurel [...]

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Kentucky Premises Liability Lawyer

Premises Liability in Kentucky

During the winter months, millions of people flock to stores to spend their hard earned money. This is a very promising time of the year for business owners. Yet, with more and more customers in a store, there is an increased risk of injury to a customer. Therefore, if you are a business owner in Kentucky, it is important that you know and understand Kentucky’s premises liability law to best protect yourself from a lawsuit. This post will delve into this concept. Kentucky’s Premises [...]

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Kentucky Snow and Ice Slip and Fall Lawyer

Preventing Slip and Falls in Ice and Snow

The winter months are among us in Kentucky. A typical Kentucky winter is accompanied with episodes of snow and ice. Albeit pretty, the conditions can be dangerous. Snow and ice can cause various types of accidents. In specific, these conditions tend to cause slip and falls. Not only do these accidents occur outside, but they also can occur indoors as people’s shoes drag in snow and ice. Slip and falls are a leading cause of injury in Kentucky. They can lead to fractures and long lasting [...]

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Kentucky Pure Comparative Negligence

Pure Comparative Fault in Kentucky

Have you recently been in a car accident here in Kentucky? Are you afraid that you are not entitled to damages because you were partially at fault? This would be true in some states, namely: North Carolina, Alabama, Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. In these states, even if the injured party (“Plaintiff”) was one percent at fault, he will most likely not be entitled to any damages! Nevertheless, and thankfully, this is not the law in Kentucky. Here in Kentucky, your degree of [...]

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