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Slip & Fall

Falling Accidents- your fault or theirs?

Falling accidents occur often, for a variety of reasons and in a multitude of different ways. Occasionally, falls are simply accidents and there is no one to blame but yourself. However, in many instances falling accidents can be due to the negligence of others.

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Slip and Falls in Florida – an uphill battle!

Historically, Florida’s laws regarding slip and fall accidents developed much like the majority of negligence actions through the common law. Although the legislature sought to bring some uniformity to slip and fall cases by setting forth the duties of stores to invitees in 2002, in 2010 the legislature repealed the existing law and replaced it…

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Slip & Fall Article

Many colleges and universities already have MOUs in place with local law enforcement authorities covering a variety of areas.  Our conversations with campus administrators, campus police, and law enforcement have underscored the need for additional tools and strategies that are specifically tailored to the dynamics of sexual assault on campus, as well as the needs…

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