Texas Panel Affirms Judgment For Store In Slip, Fall Action
Mealey's (May 19, 2016, 3:33 PM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A Texas appellate panel on May 17 affirmed final summary judgment to a grocery store chain in a slip-and-fall action, finding that the plaintiff customer failed to present evidence that a mat and a plastic extension cord cover near a cash register posed an unreasonable risk of harm (Maria Resendiz v. Seller Bros. Inc., No. 1-15-00331-CV, Texas App., 1st Dist., Houston; 2016 Tex. App. LEXIS 5178).
(Opinion available. Document #77-160525-012Z.)
Maria Resendiz fell and injured herself after tripping on an electrical cord or mat...