Brooklyn Slip and Fall Lawyer
Property owners are responsible for maintaining their premises in a safe condition so that people using the property can do so without fear of injury.
Property owners are responsible for keeping common areas of the buildings well lit, clean, secure and safe. If a person is injured because of an unsafe premises they may have a claim against the property owner.
Common causes of falls are:
• Unsafe stairs
• Defective or missing handrails
• Uneven steps
• Uneven walking surfaces
• Ripped, worn, and uneven floor coverings
• Slipping on debris or other materials in halls or on stairs
• Wet or slippery floors
Injuries resulting from “slip and fall” or “trip and fall” accidents can be extremely serious and debilitating including broken bones, dislocations, torn ligaments, spinal cord and brain injuries.
Why You Need a Brooklyn Slip and Fall Lawyer
When someone is involved in a slip and fall accident, they may initially believe they are not due any compensation. Don’t be misled! If it occurred on property that wasn’t maintained properly, just compensation may be due them.
It is easy for anyone to slip or trip and fall on a sidewalk not properly set or maintained, and this can result in not only thousands of dollars in medical bills, but additional lost wages from being away from work, plus the pain and suffering the individual must endure while they recover from the damages of the injury. A Brooklyn slip and fall lawyer is able to fight for you and obtain full and fair compensation for your injuries.
Our Brooklyn Slip and Fall Lawyers are Here to Help You!
Insurance companies have well trained lawyers who are experienced at making sure that the victims of negligence do not receive fair compensation. You need a dedicated, knowledgeable, and determined Brooklyn slip and fall lawyer to make sure you receive the compensation you are entitled to.
One of our Brooklyn slip and fall lawyers will guide you through this difficult process, beginning with a free consultation to determine whether you actually have a viable case. We advise our clients on their rights and how to best proceed.
There is a limited amount of time in which you can file a claim in a slip, trip and fall case.
Slip, trip and fall cases can be complex and you should contact a lawyer skilled in New York slip and fall litigation as soon as possible.
“All of our efforts are directed toward one goal: obtaining justice and the highest possible recovery for the families and injured persons we represent,” says Bonnie B. Berger, one of the managing partners of Peters Berger Koshel & Goldberg, P.C.
Slip, trip and fall accident cases are taken on a contingency fee basis. If we accept your case, there is no fee unless we recover damages on your behalf. Because we carefully select cases, we have more time and attention to give with each client.
For a free initial consultation, call 718-596-7800 to speak with an expert Brooklyn slip, trip and fall lawyer today.