Slip and fall law concerns the area of law that deals with personal injury claims which involve certain kinds of accidents in which the plaintiff's injury is the consequence of a fall. This area is a division of tort law and has similarities with litigation law. In particular, slip and fall cases fall under premises liability law.
The first and more common type of slip and fall accident is the same-level fall. Same-level slip and fall accidents can be further fall into one of four categories: