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Securing Compensation For Pool Slip and Falls

The official start to summer is just around the corner and the living is easy! Are you spending the summer lounging by the pool? Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents are common near swimming pools. If you slip and fall near a pool, there are steps you can take to pursue compensation.

Public Pool

Did the slip and fall accident happen at a public pool? If so, the business owner of that facility has a duty to keep the grounds safe. You must prove that failing to upkeep the grounds attributed to your injuries.

Private Pool

If it happened at a private residence, you must prove that the property owner did not keep the area around the pool safe. In this case, you must prove that the homeowner’s negligence caused the injury.

At Levine and Wiss, our slip-and-fall attorneys are experienced in securing substantial settlements for our clients. The sooner you call us, the better your chances of recovery will be, as we may still be able to preserve the scene where the injury occurred via photographic evidence and witness accounts. Contact us at 1-888-GOT-HURT (1-888-468-4878) for a free consultation. Don’t forget to Like us on Facebook and FOLLOW us on Twitter to keep up with the latest news and legal tips.

Web Source: http://blogs.findlaw.com/injured/2015/05/if-i-slip-and-fall-at-a-pool-can-i-sue.html