At Tim D. Wright, our attorneys recognize the significant impact 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 costs for emergency and long-term treatment as well as 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 may have legal options available to him or her. The victim may be qualified to seek a legal claim that can lead to payment of all medical expenses as well as compensation for the victim's lost wages, pain and suffering and more.
If you or a loved one has been hurt in a slip, trip and fall in San Gabriel or elsewhere in California, you can talk with a legal representative from Tim D. Wright, today and learn more concerning the choices available to you.
Should You Hire a Lawyer After a Slip and Fall Accident In San Gabriel?
You might 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 recovery for you. We do not want cost concerns to prevent you from getting the legal aid you need.
Our team believes an attorney can play a crucial role in your case, especially when dealing with insurance providers. The truth is that the insurance companies will attempt to pay as little compensation as possible for the physical, emotional and financial harm you have suffered. An attorney will be focused on protecting you and your interests.
A San Gabriel premises liability lawyer at Tim D. Wright, will:
We are a law practice that is passionate about pursuing results that will really make a difference in the lives of our clients in San Gabriel and across California.
What Must You Prove In a Slip and Fall Claim in California?
A slip and fall accident is a kind 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 recover damages in an California slip and fall case, you generally must show:
As you contemplate whether you have the option 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 and Fall Injury?
A slip and fall accident can cause a wide range of severe injuries, including bone fractures, soft-tissue damage, spinal cord injuries as well as traumatic brain injury (TBI). It is important to consult with a law firm that will pursue maximum compensation for the damage you have suffered, including:
A property owner's insurance company might attempt to put blame on you for your slip and fall accident. For example, the insurance provider may assert 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 at fault for your injury. Otherwise, your damages would be reduced by an amount that is proportional to the percentage of fault credited to you.
Your attorney from Tim D. Wright, will aggressively oppose any type of unfounded claims made by a property owner's insurance company and work diligently to defend your rights.
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