Second Department Remands Store Dolly Trip and Fall Case to Lower Court
A woman was shopping when she tripped and fell over an empty dolly that had been left in an aisle at a store, causing her to sustain injuries. The injured woman sued the owner of the store to recover damages for personal injuries, alleging that the dolly constituted a tripping hazard.
The woman testified at her de[...]
A discussion about Wrongful Death claims in New YorkWhat is a wrongful death claim and who can bring it?
A wrongful death claim is a personal injury claim brought on behalf of the estate a person (the decedent) who has died due to the negligence or intentional act – fault - of another. Any “type” of personal injury action can become a wrongful death [...]