Injures from slip and fall or trip and fall accidents may cause the injured person sever pain, permanent disabilities, or in rare cases death. The business owner or landlord has a specific duty, that is owed to anyone on their property, to protect from any dangerous condition or a defect located on the property. Shmucher Law, PL handles slip and fall accident cases in South Florida, so if you or anyone you know has been injured in a slip and fall or trip and fall accident please contact us immediately.
Slip and Fall Accident Requirements:
If you choose to hire Shmucher Law, PL to represent you in your slip and fall claim we must determine who is liable for your injuries, what the actual cause of the injury was and whether or not you were an invitee, a licensee, or a trespasser on the property.
The most common slip and fall accident occur in:
• Big box stores
• Parking lots
• Strip malls or shopping centers
Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents May Include:
• Wet surfaces due to spilled liquids
• Inadequate lighting
• Broken stairs or handrails
• Holes in parking lot
• Falling objects
• Loose carpeting
• Cracked sidewalks
How Shmucher Law, PL May Assist In Your Slip And Fall Claim
Our Slip and Fall attorney can help clients injured by the negligence of another by determining whether or not the injured is eligible for lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our firm will likely need to do an investigation to determine the liability of the business owner or landlord and that will include:
• Investigating and reviewing the condition that caused the accident using an expert
• Obtaining copies of any video or surveillance tapes that show the accident occurring
• Investigating to determine whether or not other slip and falls have occurred on the premises before.
• Obtaining copies of any police or accident reports.
Using that information our office will be able to determine whether or not you have a slip and fall accident claim and we will then begin to negotiate with the landlord or business owner’s insurance policy and make a claim for your injuries.
If you or someone you know was injured in a slip and fall accident on premises of another please call our office at 305.741.5553 or 954.309.5559 to schedule a free consultation and remember we don’t charge you any fees or costs unless we win or resolve your case.