As the economy has become more challenging for many Americans, dollar stores have popped up everywhere. There are numerous chains and thousands of locations across the country, trying to entice customers looking for a bargain on everyday household items.
These stores often have parking lots that require snow and ice maintenance.
These stores all have entrances that can lead to slippery substances on the floors or wet mats, which are a common cause of slip and fall injuries.
Other stores try to save money on perform stocking of items of inventory in a less-than-safe manner.
Look below to search specific details about each of these common discount stores -- Dollar Tree, Dollar General and Family Dollar.
In my nearly 30+ years of experience, I have found that Dollar Stores tend to be especially negligent in handling snow and ice problems on their sidewalks and parking lots. It could be due to the extreme frugality in providing enough employees on any given day to watch out for customer safety.
What makes these injuries seem even more cruel is that these types of stores have plenty of resources and supplies on-hand to prevent such negligent conduct like shovels and salt nearby.
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