A property owner can be held responsible for sidewalk falls caused by his negligence. Sidewalk falls may be caused by cracked sidewalks, sidewalk holes or other sidewalk defects. If an owner has not maintained the sidewalk resulting in your injury, you have the right to seek monetary damages.
Trip and fall accidents can result in a variety of serious injuries, including fractures, broken bones, internal bleeding, head trauma, severe neck and back injuries, emergency surgery and even death.
If you or a member of your family suffered an injury due to cracked sidewalks, sidewalk holes or other sidewalk defects you need an experienced New York City personal injury lawyer to help you recover damages for your medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.