Slip and Fall Accident Attorneys

Millions of injuries occur each year as a result of slip and fall accidents that occur on another partyís property either private or public. These accidents can happen at any time, indoors or outdoors. It may not be possible to know when they will take place but it is helpful to know what to do if you happen to experience one. The most important thing to do in the event of any slip and fall accident is to seek help during and after the accident.

Legal Help is Available When you Slip or Fall

Slip and fall accidents can often result in serious injuries that end up being physically and financially debilitating for victims. Help is available for individuals who are affected by these types of accidents. A slip and fall accident attorney can help to ensure that victims get the compensation that they are rightfully deserved. At the Law Offices of Andrew Wright, our slip and fall accident lawyers have years of experience representing victims who have been injured during slips, trips and falls. Often these accidents are caused by negligence on the part of another person or party. When this is the case, responsible parties are liable for injuries and damages. Contact our personal injury attorneys to find out what your rights and options are.

Slip and Fall Accidents Can Occur Anywhere and Anytime

Slip and falls can happen nearly anywhere on public and private property. Property that isnít properly maintained can pose a danger for someone to get seriously injured if it is left neglected. There are several factors that can potentially contribute to the frequency of these accidents happening. These include:

  • Potholes that are on the street or driveway
  • Wet floor that hasnít been mopped or wiped up
  • Unbalanced flooring that hasnít been repaired to achieve evenness
  • Adverse weather condition such as rain, snow, or ice that hasnít been shoveled or mopped
  • Rippled carpet that hasnít been fixed and straightened out
  • Unattended spill or fallen items that are not dealt with
  • Poorly lit walkways or stairs that cause people to have limited visibility of where they step
  • Uneven sidewalks that are not fixed

During slip and fall accidents, common injuries include:

  • Back injuries
  • Head and brain injuries
  • Broken or fractured joints, wrists, elbows, shoulders, ankles, knees and hip

Knowing Your Rights

In most cases, the person who is injured in the accident and the owner of the property where the accident occurred share varying degrees of responsibility for the fall. The circumstances of the case should be evaluated by skilled and knowledgeable slip and fall accident attorneys to determine the legal options of the victim. At the Law Offices of Andrew Wright, we understand the complicated legal and medical issues that are involved in slip and fall accidents.

We have successfully retrieved compensation for many of our clients for their pain and suffering, medical bills and loss of wages that result from their injuries. If you or a loved one has suffered an injury in a slip and fall accident then contact our personal injury lawyers today for a review of your case. We want to ensure that you get the compensation you deserve.