Piece of Sidewalk Missing caused Fall? Dangerous sidewalk conditions present hazards to pedestrians in all New York neighborhoods. If you have been hurt in a sidewalk trip and fall accident, be sure to take photographs of the sidewalk and accident scene.
In addition, a Notice of Claim must be filed with the City and/or State of New York within ninety (90) days of the accident.
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Who is responsible for a missing piece of sidewalk?
When a sidewalk is cracked, broken, deteriorating or missing, there may be several different entities that can be held legally responsible.
● Owner of commercial building standing in front of sidewalk
● The City of New York
● Construction company operating at near-by construction site
● Other company responsible for damaging or failing to maintain sidewalk
Common Sidewalk Accidents
Common Broken Sidewalk Injuries
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