Slip-and-fall decision may affect liability

Burton, Terri
July 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/3/95, Vol. 15 Issue 52, p19
Reports on efforts by the Louisiana Retailers Association to develop guidelines on what constitutes negligence to help businessmen limit their chances of being victims of frivolous slip-and-fall prosecution. Increase in merchants' rates due to their being forced in the secondary insurance market; Forcing merchants to go to surplus line insurance companies.


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