Pasadena Slip and Fall Attorney
Injured in a slip and fall?
Based on OSHA statistics, trip and fall accidents cause the majority of on the job injuries. Close to 40% of all workplace injuries are caused by trips, slips and falls. Same level falls account for the majority of all fall injuries. Elevated falls, such as those involving ladders, stairs, scaffolds and loading docks happen less frequently, but are more severe.
It is an employers' responsibility, and that of the property owner to ensure that there are safe work practices and guidelines in place that would prevent slips and falls on the job. If you have been hurt in a slip and fall accident, contact a Pasadena personal injury attorney from McGee, Lerer & Associates immediately. We will investigate the circumstances of your accident and, if warranted, we will file a claim on your behalf.
Supporting Your Own Case
Regardless of whether your accident occurred at work or at some other premises, if there was a failure by the property owner to ensure the premises were safe, you may be entitled to file a claim for your injuries. To assist in supporting your case, it would helpful for you to:
- File an accident report.
- Take photos of the location of the accident right away.
- Obtain contact info for any witnesses to the accident.
- See a doctor. In slip and fall accidents sometimes back, head or neck injuries are not evident until time has passed.
- Collect information about other accidents that may have happened in the same place as yours.
Securing the services of an experienced personal injury attorney is crucial if you want to maximize the opportunity to recover damages for your slip and fall injuries. We are here to take your calls personally and will be the advocates you need to guide you through the legal process and secure the compensation you deserve for your injuries.
Contact a Pasadena Slip and Fall Lawyer
today for sound legal advice. You pay no legal fees unless we win your case.