The owners of land and the managers of land such as malls, walkways, stores, housing complexes, public spaces, and other places where you can legally be have an obligation to maintain those surfaces in a safe manner. Falls can cause serious injuries. And when you experience a slip or trip that causes you to fall, the injuries that result may have been caused by negligence on the part of the parties responsible for the condition of the property.
It is vital in such a case to investigate the condition of the property to determine whether or not there is a defect that led to the injuries, as well as determining the identity of the responsible parties. If you have experienced such an incident, the first step to take once you have sought medical treatment is to discuss what happened with lawyers with experience with these unique investigations who can provide a game plan and provide answers.