Slip and Fall Defense Verdict – Bedford County, Pennsylvania – Multiple Surgeries

Stephen Dugas, Esq., successfully defended at trial the owner of an apartment complex in Bedford County who was sued as a result of plaintiff’s fall on the sidewalk in front of the premises.  Plaintiff suffered severe injuries to her foot requiring four surgeries, and the possibility of a future ankle fusion.  The defense presented at trial, coupled with the cross-examination of the plaintiff, enabled the jury to assess the majority of causal negligence against plaintiff, resulting in a defense verdict for Mr. Dugas’ client.