Aldi is a major worldwide discount supermarket chain that has nearly 10,000 stores in 18 countries, and an approximate turnover of over €50 billion. Headquartered in Germany, the chain was established in 1946, and it is currently one of the largest privately owned companies in the world. Aldi’s employees have a duty to recognize when spills have occurred, and to clean them up immediately so as not to risk having a customer slip, trip and fall. They are under an obligation to ensure that the customers are kept safe while shopping in the store. If you suffered an injury while you were shopping in Aldi Supermarkets, call Briskman Briskman & Greenberg at 1-877-595-HURT (4878) for a free consultation with an attorney.
What Kind of Injuries Have Aldi Supermarket’s Customers Sustained?
Given the large size of the supermarket, customers are likely to encounter a number of unexpected dangers. It could be possible for customers to slip, trip and fall on water that has spilled and has not been cleaned up by the employees. Or they may slip and fall on obstacles that have been placed in the path of customers.
If you were seriously injured while shopping at Aldi Supermarkets because of the negligence of its employees, you may have a valid case of negligence against the company. You may be able to recover compensation for your injury.
Some of the injuries that customers sustain in slip and fall accidents include:
- Back injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Herniated disc
If you have suffered these or other slip and fall injuries at Aldi Supermarket, you may be able to obtain compensation. This compensation is similar to that of other personal injury lawsuits, and could include:
- Medical bills
- Lost earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of potential future earnings
What to do After a Slip and Fall Accident at Aldi Supermarket:
- Seek medical attention immediately for your injury.
- Do not sign any forms from Aldi Supermarket management or anyone representing them, including their attorneys and insurance company representatives prior to speaking with an attorney.
- Do not file a claim against them on your own. Call Briskman Briskman & Greenberg, and have an experienced personal injury attorney represent you.