Residents and visitors to Dallas love to go out and eat, but if you have ever worked or dined in a restaurant during a busy hour, then you know how chaotic the scene can be. Servers and table bussers zoom back and forth between the kitchen and the dining room, the phones are ringing at the hostess station, and diners are coming in and leaving. Top this off with hot plates, sharp objects, and wet floors, and this creates a recipe for disaster. At Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC, our team is here to help when you need a Dallas restaurant accident attorney. If you have been injured while working or dining in a restaurant, we are ready to help you secure the compensation you need.
When you think about restaurant injuries, you will undoubtedly conjure up a slip and fall accident in your mind. It is true that restaurants are prime locations for slip and fall injuries. With so many drinks and food inadvertently spilled on the floor, slip and fall accidents of guests and workers are inevitable.
Slip and fall incidents can lead to severe injuries for patrons and workers alike. Restaurant staff in and around the Dallas area must understand the hazards associated with slip and falls and remain vigilant for any of these hazards.
However, the Dallas restaurant injury attorneys at Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC also know that injuries can occur in a wide variety of ways inside of a restaurant. This can include the following:
Approaching Dallas restaurant injury cases is twofold. First, restaurant owners and staff members are responsible for the safety of their guests. Anytime a restaurant patron is injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a restaurant owner or staff member, they should be entitled to compensation for their injuries.
Second, restaurant owners and managers are responsible for ensuring the safety of their workers. Restaurant employees should be able to count on having a safe operating environment every time they come to work. A failure to provide proper equipment, failure to properly train staff and the general negligence of restaurant owners could lead to them being responsible for employee injuries.
If you or somebody you care about has been injured while dining or working at a restaurant in or around the Dallas area, contact Johnson, Zegen, Scott & Williams, PLLC for help with your case today. Our knowledgeable and experienced premises laibility lawyers will investigate your case and get to work securing full compensation for your losses. This can include coverage of: