ORLANDO — A business invitee is suing Cushman & Wakefield of Florida Inc. for alleged negligence.
Gloria W. Sweeney filed a complaint on June 21 in the Orange County Circuit Court, alleging that the defendant failed to provide a safe environment for its business invitees.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that she was returning to her motor vehicle on March 11, 2015 when she tripped and/or slipped on an uneven sidewalk on the defendant's parking lot. As a result, she allegedly suffered bodily injury, pain and suffering, disability, mental anguish, an aggravation of a pre-existing condition, medical expenses and loss of earnings.
The plaintiff holds the defendant responsible for allegedly failing to correct a dangerous condition and provide adequate signs that warned of the dangerous condition.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against defendant for damages in excess of $15,000. She is represented by Bruce W. Batts of Batts-Daniels Law PLLC in Orlando.
Orange County Circuit Court case number 17-C-5717