Speed bumps are often used as a safety feature to force drivers to slow down when driving; however, they can also be a dangerous condition and cause injuries to pedestrians.
Some public places we see speed bumps are:
These places often have high pedestrian traffic walking from the parking lot to/from these public establishments.
In slip and fall accidents caused by a dangerous speed bump, there may be many parties legally responsible:
In order to know who the responsible parties are, it is important to talk to a slip and fall accident lawyer about your accident. Only an experienced lawyer can conduct a proper investigation to determine the liable parties.
Click here to read Part B of this article, which discusses how speed bumps are slip and fall hazards and what to do after falling on a speed bump.