Liability is determined for a property owner or business in several ways. Generally, a business owes a general duty of safety to its customers, a general duty to maintain its premises in a safe and reasonable manner, and also to warn its customers of any hazards. If you’ve been hurt in a fall accident,… Read More »
The party that’s responsible for causing your slip and fall is required to pay you certain damages. This is usually the store owner or the business property owner. These damages include your unpaid lost wages, future medical care needs, and your pain and suffering losses. If you’ve been injured in a slip and fall… Read More »
Do I have to talk to the other partys insurance adjuster if I was injured in a Florida slip and fall?
If you’ve been injured in a slip and fall action in the state of Florida, you are not required to speak to the other party’s insurance adjuster. They’re going to take information from you and attempt to weaken or hurt your case. They are not your friend. They will not take care of you…. Read More »
If you’ve been injured in a Florida slip-and-fall accident, the business owner or premises owner is responsible to pay your lost wages if they have failed to properly maintain their premises, or failed to warn you of certain hazards on the property. If they have breached those duties, you will have a claim to… Read More »
Can my recovery be partially reduced if I am found to be partially at fault for my slip and fall injuries in Florida?
If you have partial fault for the cause of your fall in the state of Florida, your recovery may be reduced. You need to speak to a competent person or your attorney that can attempt to find other parties responsible for your fall. The store, or other area where you fell, may have breached… Read More »
Any party that’s responsible for your slip and fall accident can be sued in a slip and fall case. That may include restaurants, stores, markets, parking lots, even governmental entities can be sued after a slip and fall accident. If you’ve been injured in a slip and fall accident, please contact a competent personal… Read More »
Can I recover from a Florida store for injuries sustained when I slipped on a spilled liquid and fell?
If you’ve been injured after a slip and fall, due to a slippery substance, you may be able to recover against the store or other place where this fall happened. If it happens to you, make sure that you obtain photographs of the area, and names, and phone numbers of any witnesses.
You should consult with a personal injury attorney after a slip and fall if you are feeling pain or have been injured. You should do so as soon as possible so that evidence can be preserved about what caused your fall, and also, you can obtain the proper consultation from an attorney which would… Read More »
After you’ve fallen in Florida, witnesses are very important for your case. You need to obtain the names and phone numbers of anyone that saw your fall. Remember, the employees of the store where you fell are not your friends. They may not be willing to help you, and they may not remember what… Read More »