You might think that the term "slip and fall" only refers to minor accidents. According to the National Safety Council (NSC), falls are one of the most common forms of injury in the United States, and can lead to serious medical complications. If you slipped and fell on business, commercial, or government property, you may be entitled to financial compensation through a personal injury claim or lawsuit.
In order to collect money for a slip and fall injury, you must demonstrate negligence on the part of the property owner. A strong slip & fall case should include one of the following proofs:
A minor fall may lead to cuts and bruises, but a serious slip and fall accident can cause painful and costly medical complications. Common injuries associated with slip & fall accidents are:
If you suffered an injury caused by a negligent property owner, you have the right to pursue money for your medical expenses, ongoing medical costs, missed wages, and noneconomic damages. At The Daspit Law Firm, our team has considerable experience in the insurance industry; we know how the other side thinks. Let us put this knowledge and experience to work for your case.
To learn more about your legal options with our Austin slip and fall attorneys, contact us by phone or by filling out an online case evaluation form. Initial consultations are always free.
All too often, accident victims are steamrolled by insurance companies determined to minimize or deny their claims. Don't let this happen to you. Hire us to fight for the compensation you deserve.