June 1, 2018

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Premises

Deaths By Falls for the Elderly Rise More than 30%

Deaths caused by falls in adults more than 65 years old rose more than 30% in the nine-year period from 2007 to 2016, according to a study published in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report in mid-May. If this statistic has affected your family, an experienced Los Angeles…

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May 7, 2018

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Premises

3 Common Hotel Slip and Fall Injuries

Whether you’re in a hotel for pleasure or for business, there are multiple ways you can injure yourself by falling due to negligence and require the services of an experienced slip and fall lawyer. Here are some of the most common hotel slip and fall accidents: 1. Slipping on the Ice Some hotels often have…

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April 4, 2018

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Premises

3 Places Slip and Falls Commonly Occur

Slip and fall accidents are common, but that does not mean they are harmless. In fact, they are the leading cause of emergency room visits, leading to over a million ER trips per year. Like other common causes of injury, many slips and falls are preventable. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, more than…

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April 6, 2015

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News

Damaged Sidewalks Still a Major Hazard in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles slip and fall lawyers at Ellis Law have raised the alarm about the broken sidewalk problem in L.A. for some time. In addition to the challenges they pose to the disabled and elderly, the widespread problem of damaged walkways has become a safety hazard for all Los Angeles residents trying to get around…

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