Category: premises liability

Pool safety depends on attending to some rules

Watching children engage with water is interesting. Many take to the water naturally. Others come to the experience a little more hesitantly and need encouragement. In northern tier states like Indiana, water access is available through lakes, ponds, streams and, of course, pools – indoor, and in the summer, outdoor. Anyone who owns or operates […]


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When fun is dangerous

It’s fair season. States and counties all across the country are pulling out the stops to celebrate the industries and the people that make each of them unique. One thing that tends to be common to them all, however, is the amusement park. There is an art to this particular industry. The gauge of success, according to […]


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Need a Premises Liability Attorney?

If you or someone you know has been involved in a premises liability accident, and you’re currently in Evansville, Indianapolis, Louisville, or Owensboro, then contact a premises liability attorney at Gerling Law today. Regardless of the nature of the accident, whether it was a building code violation or slip and fall, injuries sustained can often […]


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The Many Injuries One Might Incur On a Leisurely Sunday

Most of us go about our days without worrying about receiving an untimely injury. While injuries are rare, they do unfortunately occur. Injuries can take place at any time of the day while performing any activity. Here is a list of injuries that might befall someone on any given Sunday. Broken Wrist Slipping and falling […]


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When Slipping and Falling Is No Joke

Let’s face it; a good slip is ripe material for a hardy laugh. But not everyone who falls can get up so easily. While a slip may at first be a laughing matter, it can quickly turn into an injury that may have lasting effects. Should you fall and incur an injury you may have […]


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What Happens When You’ve Fallen and Can’t Get Up?

Wet supermarket floors, uneven payment, poorly lit stairwells, sports arenas that don’t mop up spilled drinks…these are just a few cases that may cause serious injuries and warrant a consultation with a Slip and Fall Attorney. “Slip and fall” is a term used in a personal injury case where an individual slips or trips and […]


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Slip and falls, broken sidewalks, and premises liability

Premises liability is an incredibly important area of law, even though it is one that most people won’t think about on a daily basis. Everywhere you go and everything you do can be connected back to premises liability. If this area of law didn’t exist, then there would be very few people in the world […]


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Building Code Injuries

Can I sue for injuries caused by construction defect? Anyone who has contracted to have a house built or have an addition put on knows minimum requirements for design, construction and materials must be met. Building codes spell out the specifics. Every state has its own rules. Indiana is no different. Every community is also […]


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What protections are available after a slip and fall accident?

Falling incidents can be unexpected and result in serious physical, financial and emotional harm for victims. Victims may wonder what protections are available to them if they have been harmed in a slip and fall accident. In general, when a victim has slipped or tripped on a property owner’s premises and the owner failed to […]


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Premises liability legal options protect injured victims

  At the end of a hard winter, it can be helpful to review premises liability protections available to victims of slip and fall and other types of accidents. Victims may wonder what exactly premises liability refers to. Premises liability law includes a set of protections for victims who have suffered harm on another party’s […]


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