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Q: I slipped and fell at work. Company provide no non slip mats in kitchen. Are they grossly negligent?

They provide no non slip mats for wet floors that they know always get wet, from ice to drinks to spills. They also don’t have good enough drainage as it’s under a fixture blocked by ice bin. It’s a kitchen. Also my back already has been hurt before so because of them not taking proper care... Read more »

Mr. Joseph I. Lipsky
Mr. Joseph I. Lipsky answered on May 4, 2020

Generally speaking an injured victim of an accident does not need to prove gross negligence. If someone is injured at a business, that customer only has to prove that the business knew or should have known of the condition, which ultimately caused them to slip and fall, and that the business did... Read more »

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