Trip and Falls Accident
Trip and fall incidents occur when a dangerous condition causes a person to fall and in turn results in injuries.
Conditions such as uneven or cracked sidewalks and other foreign objects on sidewalks can cause an innocent person to fall. Injuries such as soft tissue injuries to the spine, tears of the ligaments in the knees and shoulders, fractures, concussions, and even death can result.
Additionally, people injured in trip and fall incidents can also suffer financial harm as well. This includes lost wages from missed time from work and medical bills. Fortunately, the lawyers at Linden Law are available for victims of trip and fall incidents to maximize their recovery.
New York Trip And Falls Lawyers
Have you been injured due to the negligence of a property owner? Most trip and falls incidents are caused by the negligence of property owners. A lawyer is needed to investigate such claims in order to prove the property owners were negligent in their maintenance of their property.
At Linden Law LLC, experienced attorneys are dedicated to recovering maximum compensation for clients who have suffered trip and falls incidents in New York. If you or someone close to you has suffered from a trip and falls you may be entitled to a cash award.
Contact our experienced personal injury attorneys today for a free case assessment. We will devote time to analyzing your case and assist you in pursuing your claim.
Common Tripping Hazards
When a trip and fall occurs, the questions become 1. What caused you to fall? 2. Was someone negligent in their responsibility to maintain the property? To assist in this investigation and recover for your injuries it is helpful for an attorney to evaluate those questions. The most common causes of trip and fall accidents include:
- Cracked or broken sidewalks
- Uneven sidewalks
- Protrusions from the sidewalk
- Dangerous staircases
- A dark/poorly lit walking area
- Unmarked walking hazard
- Protruding flooring, rug or carpet
Additionally, many trip and falls occur:
- On Sidewalks
- On Stairs
- In Stores
- Potholes in street
Contact A New York Trip & Fall Law Firm
Did you or a loved one sustain injuries from a trip and fall relating to hazardous object or condition in New York? You may deserve compensation for your injuries including pain and suffering from the parties negligent in the existence of that condition.
Providing proof of negligence can be challenging in a trip and falls case. Hence, there are experienced attorneys at Linden Law, who are armed with the necessary skills and knowledge to represent the rights of trip and falls accident victims in New York. Contact us at (212) 804-8440 today for a free consultation.