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I fell on a wet floor at a shopping centre, there was no wet floor sign.Had to get stitches in my eye.What can I do about is?

Can I put a claim in against the shopping centre now if the incident occured on Friday and I did not report it to the centre management?

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Here's the problem. You fell on Friday on a wet floor, but did not report it to anyone at the shopping center. This is now Sunday and tomorrow is Monday. How will you prove that you fell on their wet floor? Do you see what I'm saying here? Stores are particularly cautious because there are some people who will fake falls in order to threaten lawsuits.
So unless you had a witness it's pretty much your word against theres, and you also have the burden of proof. Now, the good news is that most shopping centers have cameras pretty much all over. I would go back to the shopping center and talk to someone in charge and explain your situation. If there are cameras in the area that you fell, you have a right to view the video and this will also back up your story. Because you fell on their property you can ask for reimbursement for medical costs. If you want to sue for pain and suffering that would require going to court.
I would hope that at least for good public relations, the shopping center will cover your medical costs without you having to go through any hassle. Good luck!

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Thankyou much! I cant sleep tonight. It's 3:30 in the morning. UGH. But I was curious and I checked the time in Australia. It is now is 830 pm Monday night. Maybe I should learn how to paint by numbers! Lol
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Thankyou Mikale.... Appreciate it :)
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Knifeparty.... Not sure what you mean. Can you be more specific in your comments? Appreciate it. :)
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Knifeparty...... You sure started a Green Thumb frenzy with your question. It was fun.... Everybody enjoyed it. Kudos to you! :)
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sue the store

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Yes, you could sue them for that!

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you can and by law their liable

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yes you can

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