Casino Customer Wins $3M Verdict In Trip-And-Fall Suit

By Joyce Hanson (July 1, 2019, 7:50 PM EDT) -- A woman who tripped and fell over a collapsed "wet floor" sign while visiting a Cincinnati casino won a $3 million verdict in her personal injury suit after an Ohio jury found employees failed to use ordinary care to keep her safe.

The state court jury agreed Friday with the customer, Lynda Lee Sadowski, that Jack Cincinnati Casino LLC had failed in its duty to keep its premises safe the day Sadowski tripped and broke her kneecap.

The eight-member jury unanimously found that the sign was not an "open and obvious danger" that customers could've easily noticed, and that the casino was 100%...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!