East Rutherford, NJ – Four People Hurt When Decorative Helicopter Falls in Pool at American Dream Mall
East Rutherford, NJ (February 22, 2023) – Four people suffered injuries when a decorative helicopter fell from the ceiling of the American Dream Mall in New Jersey into a swimming pool below.
The large decoration fell just after 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 19. The mall reported that one of the four was transported to the hospital by ambulance.
At this time, the park is under investigation to ensure all safety rules are being followed within the park, which was evacuated after the incident occurred.
Authorities are working to determine the cause of the accident.
We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
Personal Injury Accidents in New Jersey
Those who own private property or businesses in New York are required to take reasonable precautions to make sure that guests on their premises are safe from death or injury resulting from hazardous conditions.
Property owners can be held accountable for compensating injured victims if their property is deemed unsafe by design or due to a temporary hazard that was not protected, corrected, or removed from public access.
Premises liability claims allow injured parties to collect compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and more. In some cases, injured parties can reach out to a residential premises liability attorney in New York to get the justice they deserve.
When you or someone you love is hurt while lawfully on another person or business’s property, the owner(s) are responsible for your injuries if their negligence directly caused you harm. This is referred to as premises liability. A common example of premises liability is slip/trip & fall situations, however, many different accidents fall under this category.
If you were injured due to an unlawful condition on someone else’s property, and you are able to prove that:
- You were lawfully on their property
- The property owner was negligent and consciously or subconsciously created an unsafe environment in which you were injured
The personal injury attorneys at Metro Law have over four decades of experience helping thousands of victims get the justice and compensation they deserve for their injuries. Being injured by the actions of a negligent party can be stressful and overwhelming. You deserve all the help available to you during this difficult time. Compensation can help you pay for wage loss, medical bills, pain, suffering, and more. A personal injury lawyer can help you prove that a negligent party is responsible for your injuries.
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