Grabbing a quick cup of coffee at a coffee shop may become dangerous if you happen to slip and fall, injuring yourself. If you are hurt in a slip and fall incident in a coffee shop, you can file a personal injury claim to help you deal with the financial consequences.
A personal injury claim can provide compensation that can make up for medical costs, lost wages, as well as pain and suffering. If you slipped and fell inside of a cafe or coffee shop, there is information that may help you file a successful personal injury claim.
Many scenarios inside of a coffee shop can lead to a slip and fall situation. These may include:
- Slipping on a spilled coffee or beverage from another customer
- Slipping on a leak from a beverage machine or cleaning solution
- Tripping on a dropped food item or fallen merchandise
- Slipping on tracked in rain, snow, or ice in the store’s entrance
- Tripping over a loose floor mat in the store’s entrance
- Tripping due to poor lighting that causes poor visibility
If you are considering filing a claim against any store or coffee shop, you may want to take a look at our page about filing a claim against the company:
It may be extremely helpful to hire a personal injury lawyer if you are seeking damages for a slip and fall injury. Large coffee shop chains most likely has an experienced legal team that specializes in representing them for these types of cases. A personal injury lawyer who works with slip and fall accidents can help ensure that you understand your rights, correctly file your personal injury claim, and seek the right amount of damages. They will also generally assist you throughout the claims process.
*The content of this article serves only to provide information and should not be construed as legal advice. If you file a claim against Dunkin Donuts, or any other party, you may not be entitled to any compensation.