Slip and Fall
Slip-and-fall cases are not as easy as collecting a check if you fall on ice in a parking lot or slip in a store. These are complex cases, and in order to prevail you need to prove that the landowner knew or should have been aware of the hazard and neglected it. This is just one of the many issues that our office will diligently investigate in working with you to help you collect on your case. Please fill out our free consultation form, and we look forward to discussing your case with you.
Our office has over 35 years of experience in handling a wide variety of slip-and-fall cases. These cases include:
- Falls in stores
- Slipping on ice
- Falls at your workplace
- Falls caused by inadequate lighting
- Premises code violations
If you feel that you have been injured in a fall, here are the initial steps you must take immediately!
1. Do not give a statement to the property owner or the property owner's insurance carrier.
2. Seek medical treatment either by going to the hospital or by going to your primary care physician and inform him/her of your injury. It is important have your injuries evaluated and to document you injuries.
3. Contact our office. Depending on where you fell there are specific time frames in which you must notify the property owner to preserve your rights.
If you have been injured in a fall, please fill out our Free Case Evaluation or contact our office at 617-471-6929. Remember if we take your case on a contingent basis, if you don't collect money, you don't pay our attorney's fees!