Slip and Fall Attorney Menifee, Lakewood, Buena Park, Bell Gardens
Slip and fall accidents are becoming more common in cities such as Menifee, Lakewood, Buena Park and Bell Gardens. The numbers of these types of accidents increase in the winter time due to the snow and ice build-up. Often, the person who is injured only suffers minor cuts and bruises. Other individuals aren’t so fortunate and experience much more significant injuries.
When someone has been significantly injured due to a slip and fall injury, they may be eligible to financial compensation for the pain and suffering they experienced. The process of filing a slip and fall personal injury claim can be complicated and should be handled by an experienced lawyer. If you’ve been injured in a slip and fall accident, contact Braff Accident Attorneys to represent you and fight for compensation for damages for you.
Damages in Such Cases
Not all slip and fall personal injury cases are entitled to financial compensation. However, you may be if your injuries were sustained due to the hazardous or dangerous conditions of someone’s property. It’s often difficult to determine yourself if an injury could result in compensation so it’s important to contact an experienced lawyer who is skilled at personal injury lawsuits.
If you are eligible for compensation in a slip and fall claim, you may be entitled to compensation of the following expenses.
- Loss of past and future income
- Medical expenses that are directly connected to the injury
- Pain and suffering (difficult to calculate due to no concrete rules on what is categorized as pain and suffering)
- Loss of wages as the individual cannot attend work due to injuries
- Other expenses necessary to live a reasonably comfortable life. Expenses include attendant care, rehabilitative therapy, housekeeping services, and other related expenses.
Fighting for financial compensation for some of these injuries can be a challenge and in order to get the most potential payout, it’s important to make sure you hire a lawyer skilled in slip and fall personal injury cases. At Braff Accident Attorneys, we have this experience. We have a successful record of success and have the skills and experience to ensure that we win you compensation. We work with you and guide and explain each step of the complex claim process.
It’s important to note that in order to win your slip and fall case in Menifee, Lakewood, Buena Park and Bell Gardens, you’ll need more than just your strong feelings that the property owner was negligent. You and your legal team need to prove that the property owner was careless and liable for your injuries. To do this you will be required to prove you were acting in a reasonable manner when you got injured. You need to prove that the owner of the property was aware or should have known about the dangerous condition and failed to take the steps to remedy the dangerous situation.