Slip-And-Fall Accidents Can Result In Severe Injuries

Despite the seemingly simple name, slip-and-fall accidents and injuries can be serious and expensive. According to the National Safety Council, over 9 million disabling fall injuries occur per year; that is equal to 25,000 injuries per day or 175,000 per week.

Any type of fall can cause a serious personal injury, and when it results from negligence, Wise Morrissey Kaveny LLC's lawyers can review the case and secure proper compensation from property owners and their insurance carriers. Our attorneys each have nearly 20 years of experience with Illinois law. You can be sure that we have the knowledge and skill to represent you.

You Must Take These Cases Seriously

A slip-and-fall accident may have many causes: spills or objects that have not been removed from an aisle or floor, poor lighting in an apartment, uneven sidewalk sections or an unrepaired step. These conditions are dangerous, leading to serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries and broken bones.

Accidents that cause injury due to negligence can include slip-and-falls (interference between the person and the floor or ground), trip-and-falls (caused by an object or a fault on the ground), step-and-falls (the presence of a hole or fault that causes a person to fall), and stump-and-falls (an object or condition that causes a stumble).

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Successes


$1.75 Million Jury Verdict For Slip-And-Fall Injury On Airport Tarmac

We represented an Air Wisconsin pilot who fell on an icy patch of tarmac at Chicago O'Hare when he stepped off the stairs leading from …

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$1.5 Million Jury Award For Failure To Warn

Our client, a 69-year-old man, was at a home, installing automated window coverings. As he was leaving the house, he fell down a flight of …

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$1.5 Million To Settle Workplace Slip-And-Fall

An electrician was injured while working at a bacon factory. She suffered injuries to her knee when she slipped on bacon grease.

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$2.2 Million Jury Verdict For Stadium Slip-And-Fall

A former Notre Dame soccer star slipped and fell in water that had accumulated on the floor in a men's room at Soldier Field. He …

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$1.28 Million Construction Slip-And-Fall Settlement

Plaintiff slipped on mud at a construction site and suffered a herniated disk.

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$950,000 Slip-And-Fall Settlement

A self-employed truck driver was walking across the dock area in the back of Artmark, Chicago when he slipped and fell on ice. He fractured …

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