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Posted on March 21, 2019 by

What to Know About Injuries in a Store While You’re Shopping

The majority of injuries happen in public places, and a lot of them take place in stores. Most of the time, people don't report them, or they may attempt to get compensated from the store without consulting with an attorney first. Both of these options are problematic. Let's talk in more detail about what should happen if you're injured in a store while shopping. 

Common Types of Injuries in Stores

There are a lot of different ways someone can get hurt while shopping. They include: 

– A slip and fall on a wet floor, or because of a torn carpet or other hazards. 

– A head or body injury because of falling objects or because of retail displays. 

– A shopping cart injury after the cart tips over.

– An injury due to overcrowding, such as getting trampled.

– An injury in the parking lot because of weather conditions and failing to remove ice or snow. 

When to Contact St. Louis Personal Injury Attorneys for Assistance

Any time you're injured while you're shopping, it's best to talk with experienced and qualified St. Louis personal injury attorneys. Without knowledge of the law, you may not know if you're due to receive compensation as a result of the accident. Even if you're offered compensation, you may not know how much you should settle for. 

We can guide you through this process if you're injured while you're shopping. Contact us!