If you can show that the store had notice of the hazard, it can prevent your case from getting dismissed. Getting past the dismissal stage of a lawsuit typically results in the business or its insurance company making an offer to settle.
If you want to try to settle your case before a lawsuit, you should know what the odds are that it would get dismissed if you sued.
Proving notice may also increase your chances at getting a good settlement, or winning at trial.
This articles focuses on how you can use what a store employee tells you – after your fall – to help your case. It also applies if you hear an employee say something. [Read more…]