Slip And Fall Crime Ring Caught By Authorities

Slip and fall accidents are perhaps the most common kinds of accidents that plague the retail, wholesale, and services industries. In fact, a whopping 60% of all slip and fall injuries take place in these industries. 65% of all injuries from a slip and fall accidents occur on a flat surface, known as same-height falls. While falls from a height often end in more serious injuries, slip and falls on a level surface account for the most common cause of traumatic brain injuries, with 45% of TBIs occurring during a slip and fall. It is estimated that some one million Americans suffer from a slip and fall injury every year. That said, there are people who will fake such injuries to try and benefit from a settlement. The Atlanta Journal and Constitution reports on three people arrested in a “slip and fall ring.” The state insurance commissioner’s office said in a press release that three men have been arrested for their participation in a slip and fall accident ring…

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