California Slip And Fall Accident Lawyer
Last Updated: 02-01-2017
Individuals can become victims of slip and fall injuries due to the poor or negligent upkeep of a walkway or public space. Many slip and fall accidents occur in areas such as grocery stores, cruise ships, and office buildings. Slips caused by water leakage or inattentive custodial staff can leave a walking surface slick and dangerous leading to possible severe injuries. The many construction sites in the Los Angeles provide opportunities for a slip or fall. Improperly stored materials and poorly maintained sites can be sufficient to support a finding of negligence in the serious injury of a pedestrian.
If you’re lucky, a slip or fall will only leave you with a temporary pain; however, more serious injuries can result that require costly and extensive treatment. If negligence on the part of the property owner contributed to your injury, you may be entitled to compensation for you medical expenses and suffering. The slip and fall accident attorneys at are available to represent your best interests to the property owner’s insurance company or legal counsel.
The full compensation of any and all medical expenses caused by the accident is the first and foremost goal of our personal injury lawyers. Tremendous medical, personal, and legal expense can develop in the aftermath of an accident, and reimbursement for those expenses and your pain and suffering is possible.
If medical treatment is not provided through your health insurance, our firm is prepared to arrange any required medical treatment by our network of participating physicians and hospitals. Our attorneys demand repayment by the liable party for costs related to any of the following afflictions attributed to a slip or fall accident:
- Broken or fractured bones
- Damage to internal organs
- Internal bleeding
- Deep puncture wounds
- Dislocated bones Head trauma
Evidence of fault or liability can be obtained through investigative services employed by the firm. Eye witness statements and physical evidence is uncovered and used to build a case against the liable party to better ensure a favorable settlement. Video evidence can be created through re-creation of the accident events and attest to the negligence of supervisors or personnel that allowed the circumstances leading to the accident. Also, testimony from certified medical experts can document the extent of your injuries and possible duration of required medical treatment. Physical evidence may help when a favorable settlement cannot be obtained through negotiations with the insurance company and could defer a legal course of action to achieve justice and repayment for your suffering.
If you lack medical insurance, immediate contact with our attorneys will ensure your proper representation in the aftermath of the accident. The complete management of any and all negotiations is conducted by the firm so that you can dedicate yourself the recovery and rehabilitation from injury. Discussions with insurance companies, adjusters, and their legal consultants are handled entirely by our attorneys with your best interests kept in the forefront at all times. All representation and legal services are offered on a contingent fee basis, with reimbursement only necessary after a settlement in your favor is reached, and no prepayment required for any legal or medical services.
If you wish to consult with a legal advisor, our attorneys are available to answer any and all questions you may have. Questions or concerns about the legal process and your right to compensation will be addressed so you will thoroughly understand all the details of your case. Travel to your home or temporary medical facility is possible, if appropriate.
If you or someone you know was injured by a slip or fall caused by a negligent party, please contact at (800) 522-7274.