In Slip and Fall situations, it is important to get medical help immediately and locate the manager of that location to report the accident and avoid it from happening to other people. Having done this, it is also necessary to report the slip and fall and maintain the records in a safe location in the event that it is needed to open a claim. If there are witnesses, it is beneficial to obtain their contact information. If the slip or fall caused permanent injuries, it is extremely important to also obtain pictures of the scene and the injuries suffered.
Businesses must be “Free from Predictable Damages”. For this reason, the injured party must demonstrate that the injuries suffered were caused by negligence of that establishment. Only an experienced lawyer can help a victim open a claim to be fairly compensated. If someone experienced a Slip and Fall and was injured, The Ward Law Group offers free consultations on this subject.
“Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm”. Proverbs 13:20