GRETNA – A woman claims that she was caused to slip and fall while visiting her insurance provider's office.
Wendy Songy filed a suit June 9 against ABC Insurance Co., Allstate Financial Co., doing business as Manhattan Plaza Shopping Center, in the 24th Judicial District Court alleging negligence.
According to the claim, the plaintiff was at the defendant's property at the corner of Manhattan Boulevard and Westbank Expressway on May 6 when the incident occurred. The suit states that the plaintiff slipped and fell on the defendant's property due to a dangerous condition that was not remedied.
The defendant is accused of negligence by failing to clean up the mess that caused the plaintiff's injury, failing to warn of the danger and overall negligence.
The plaintiff is seeking all reasonable sums due, attorney fees and court costs. The plaintiff is represented by Bobby G. Hawkins in New Orleans.
The case has been assigned to Division B Judge Cornelius E. Regan.
The 24th Judicial District Court case number 772973