Many everyday activities can lead to significant and lasting injuries during the winter months. Winter injury accidents are often caused by inclement weather, extended periods of darkness, property owner negligence, and more. It is crucial to remain alert and aware of your surroundings to protect yourself from harm during the winter months.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 27 percent of the almost 900,000 work injuries resulting in missed work in a recent year were related to slips, trips, and falls. Many accidents in winter are caused by negligence, especially on the part of property owners.
If you’ve sustained a winter injury, contact Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C., for a free initial consultation. We’ll be ready to discuss your situation and determine if someone should be held accountable for the harm you’ve suffered and the losses you’ve incurred.
This infographic includes four key tips to help people avoid some of the most common winter injuries in New York and New Jersey.
Infographic Source: https://www.dsslaw.com/personal-injury-attorney/slip-falls/winter-safety/