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Tips to Ensure an Injury-Free Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time for joy and celebration, but unfortunately, it can also be a time when accidents and injuries can occur. From icy sidewalks to crowded shopping malls, there are a variety of hazards that can put you at risk. Here are some practical tips to ensure your safety during the holidays:

  1. Be cautious on icy or slippery surfaces: Winter weather can make sidewalks, driveways, and parking lots slippery and dangerous. Make sure to wear appropriate footwear with good traction and take small steps to avoid slipping and falling.
  2. Use caution when decorating: Whether you’re hanging lights on your house or putting up a tree, be careful when using ladders or standing on chairs. Make sure you have a stable base and avoid reaching too high. Falls from heights can result in serious injuries.
  3. Stay Focused While Driving: With so many people on the roads during the holidays, it’s important to stay focused on the task of driving. Avoid using your phone or other distractions while behind the wheel.
  4. Stay Vigilant in Crowed Spaces: In crowded shopping malls or other public places, it’s important to be aware of your surroundings to avoid accidents. Keep an eye out for potential hazards like loose rugs or wet floors.

If you find yourself injured during the holidays, it’s important to seek medical attention immediately. Consider consulting a personal injury attorney to discuss your legal options.

At Bob Katz Law, we are here to help if you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation.  You pay nothing upfront and no attorney fees whatsoever unless we recover damages for you.


By: Meg Ament, December 4, 2023

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