At Tim D. Wright, our lawyers understand the serious effect that a slip and fall accident can have on an individual's life. The victim of a slip and fall can suffer painful injuries, face high medical expenses for emergency and long-term treatment and be unable to work and earn income for an extended period of time.
However, if the accident resulted from the negligence of a property owner, a slip and fall victim might have legal options available to him or her. The individual may be qualified to pursue a legal claim that can lead to payment of all medical expenses as well as compensation for the individual's lost wages, pain and suffering and more.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in a slip, trip and fall in Glendale or elsewhere in California, you can talk with a lawyer from Tim D. Wright, today and learn more regarding the choices available to you.
Should You Hire a Lawyer After a Slip & Fall Accident in Glendale?
You may be worried about your ability to pay for an attorney to handle your slip and fall claim. However, at Tim D. Wright, we will charge no legal fees or case expenses unless we get a financial recuperation for you. We don't want cost concerns to prevent you from obtaining the legal help you deserve.
Our team believes an attorney can play an essential role in your claim, specifically when dealing with insurance providers. The truth is that the insurance providers will attempt to pay as little compensation as possible for the physical, emotional and financial harm you have experienced. A lawyer will be focused on protecting you and your interests.
A Glendale premises liability attorney at Tim D. Wright, will:
We are a law firm that is passionate about pursuing outcomes that will truly make a difference in the lives of our clients in Glendale and throughout California.
What Must You Prove in a Slip & Fall Case in California?
A slip and fall accident is a type of premises liability case. It can be brought against any kind of property owner or inhabitant, including a private homeowner, store or other business or a local, state or federal government.
To recoup damages in an California slip and fall claim, you typically must demonstrate:
As you consider whether you have the power to bring a slip and fall claim, you will need to ask yourself a number of vital questions, including:
What Compensation Can I Receive for a Slip & Fall Injury?
A slip and fall accident can result in a variety of serious injuries, including bone fractures, soft-tissue damage, spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injury (TBI). It is essential to consult with a law firm that will seek maximum compensation for the harm you have suffered, including:
A property owner's insurance company may attempt to place blame on you for your slip and fall accident. For instance, the insurer might allege that you tripped, slipped and fell due to an "open and obvious" hazard that you should have recognized or did something else that was negligent.
In California, you could be barred from recovering anything if you were more than 50 percent responsible for your injury. Otherwise, your damages would be decreased by an amount that is proportionate to the percentage of fault attributed to you. Your lawyer from Tim D. Wright, will aggressively oppose any kind of unfounded claims made by a property owner's insurance company as well as work hard to protect your legal rights.
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