As if the snowy, icy roadways weren't bad enough, we've got another danger to worry about during this time of year -- black ice. It not only affects our driving safety, but it also affects our walking safety. We all know that snow falls, melts and re-freezes. The familiar cycle is a fact of life in New York. So can you sue if you slipped on a snowy sidewalk or icy steps? Yes, if the property owner was negligent by failing to plow, sand or salt in a reasonable time after the storm.
While driving,… [read post