Rochester, NH asked in Personal Injury for New Hampshire

Q: I slipped, fell, and hit my head outside my local cafe because they didn't properly shovel the snow last January.

Can I sue them?

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Israel Piedra
Israel Piedra
Answered
  • Nashua, NH
  • Licensed in New Hampshire

A: The short answer is: anyone can sue anyone for anything. The longer answer: you would need to show that your injury is a result of negligence in order to prevail. You should speak with an attorney. Most attorneys would only be willing to take on your case on a contingency fee basis if the injuries/medical bills were relatively substantial.

Joseph Kelly Levasseur
Joseph Kelly Levasseur
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  • Manchester, NH
  • Licensed in New Hampshire

A: Among many other factors, It depends on who owns the street/sidewalk and if it was considered their responsibility.

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