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When Are Slip and Fall Accidents Legally Actionable?

Most of us have slipped and fallen at some point in our lives. Often, these accidents occur because of untied shoelaces, distractions, or plain clumsiness. Others may be due to a hazardous condition on someone else's property but do not result in a serious injury. Intuitively, people generally understand that neither of these situations justifies pursuing a claim. But when is a slip and fall legally actionable?

How a Back Injury Can Affect Your Life

Back injuries affect millions of people in the United States every year. These injuries include herniated discs, muscle strains, fractured vertebrae, and sprains and can occur in a variety of settings, including the workplace. Fortunately for people who have sustained back injuries, there is a chance that they will be able to recover compensation for their injuries.
Back injuries can cause significant pain and limited movement, causing a whole host of other issues. Some of the problems that can accompany a back injury include the following: