Your injury will be compensated only if it is possible to prove that it was foreseeable and the direct result of the negligence of a third party.
Slip and Fall
Who is responsible for a personal injury resulting from a slip and fall accident?
Property owners have a responsibility to keep their premises safe and secure, or at minimum warn customers of the dangerous condition of which the owner caused, knew or should have known about. If you have suffered an injury due to a fall on a dangerous floor, a flight of stairs, a rough patch of ground, or an icy, slippery surface, the property owner may be legally responsible for the accident.
Who is responsible for an injury resulting from an animal attack?
An unrestrained dog that attacks children or adults can cause catastrophic injuries. In most cases the dog owner will be financially responsible when they have not taken necessary steps to restrain or supervise their dog.