While in a grocery store, repairs were being made to freezer doors by sub-contractors. No safety equipment/measures in plain view. Large glass door clasped and broke into little pieces, causing injury.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Obtain medical care & Contact a local personal injury attorney -many offer free initial consultations. It sounds like, based on the limited information provided, that you have a valid personal injury claim. Facts need to be investigated - also were any warning signs up or barriers etc etc. Did you report it to the store - Cal an Attorney ASAP
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Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
Someone was most likely negligent if they didn't hang the door properly. I've handled cases like this before and there is usually video surveillance or witnesses that would show that the contractor was at fault. You should hire an attorney immediately.
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Family Law Attorney
We don't much care to the extent that safety rules are designed for the workplace, and it's doubtful than any safety rule is designed for customers. It appears that some type of safety glass was used, as in windshields, that avoided even greater injury. If the claim does not much exceed $10,000 the Small Claims Court may be an excellent avenue of relief, but a competent personal injury attorney might be a better deal in obtaining a settlement or assisting in Small Claims Court litigation.
Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
If you were injured by the glass, cget treated, notify the store and hire a personal injury attornet to help you. He wil check all the video tapes, make the claim for you and worry about the safety rules. Best of luck.
ps.: the consultation is generally free.
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