Originally Posted by Mike Leary
That lash-up does have "lawsuit" written all over it. Anyone remember that one at a restaurant where someone fell off the sidewalk and got impaled on a riser? The client sued the restaurant, the contractor AND W*M. Won, big time.
That was always a good selling point to HOAs for a company I worked for once.
There would be a "homeowner" who wrote an anonymous letter to the board with some photos enclosed... and mention trip hazards and lawsuits and such...
Galvanized or PVC risers usually got changed over to pop-ups without much delay.