Aldi Supermarkets is a well-known global discount supermarket chain with nearly 10,000 stores in 18 countries. Headquartered in Germany, the supermarket has locations in Europe, the United States and Australia, and is one of the largest privately owned companies in the world. Due to its large number of customers, Aldi employees may sometimes overlook spills that can occur and cause its customers to slip, trip and fall. Aldi employees have a duty to make certain that their customers are kept safe while they are shopping in their supermarkets. If you suffered an injury while you were shopping in Aldi Supermarkets, call Chalik & Chalik Law Offices at 855-529-0269 for a free consultation with an attorney.
What Kind of Injuries Have Aldi Supermarkets Customers Sustained?
Most slip and fall accidents at Aldi Supermarkets do not result in severe or life-threatening injuries. However, there are times when serious injuries can occur. For instance, customers may suffer injuries from slipping or falling on broken glass, and or liquids in the aisles or near the checkout counter. Or they may slip and fall on liquids that were carelessly spilled in the entryways, aisles or produce departments.
In addition, customers may slip, trip and fall on uneven pavements in the parking lots of Aldi Supermarkets.
If you sustained serious injuries while shopping at Aldi Supermarkets because of the negligence of its employees, you may have a strong case of negligence against the company. You may be able to recover compensation for your injury.
Some common kinds of injuries that are suffered in slip and fall accidents are as follows:
- Back injury
- Herniated disc
- Head injury
- Knee injury
If you have suffered these or other slip and fall injuries at Aldi Supermarkets, you may be able to obtain compensation. This compensation is similar to that of other personal injury lawsuits, and could include:
- Medical expenses
- Lost earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Potential future medical expenses
What to do After a Slip and Fall Accident at Aldi Supermarkets:
- Seek medical attention immediately for your injury.
- Do not sign any forms from Aldi Supermarkets 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 Chalik & Chalik, and have an experienced personal injury attorney represent you.