The second leading cause of injuries in the United States are slip and fall accidents. If you have ever slipped and fallen down, you realize how painful these injuries can be. In fact, slip and fall accidents account for approximately 16,000 deaths every year and they usually result from someone else's carelessness. If you or someone you love has suffered injury from a slip and fall accident that
If you are injured in a slip and fall accident in San Jose, you need to seek an immediate medical evaluation of your injuries. Back, neck and head pain or trauma are all some of the most commonly sustained slip and fall injuries, and victims could suffer long-term pain or rehabilitation from these injuries. By seeking a professional health evaluation, you will have a greater chance of recovering compensation through a personal injury claim.
A caring attorney from our firm can help you gather evidence of your accident, such as witness accounts and pictures, to support your claim to compensation. If the slip and fall happened on a commercial property like a mall, you should ask the building or property manager to fill out a report. We will stick close to your side throughout this process to ensure that you have all of the evidence you need to file a claim and seek compensation in court.
At Habbas & Associates, we are intimately familiar with the laws and regulations surrounding slip and fall accidents and claims for compensation. These traumatic accidents occur virtually everywhere and it is important to have the help and guidance of an attorney who fully understands how to protect your rights under the law. In order to be successful in seeking compensation, you must be able to prove that the property owner knew or should have known about the hazard that caused your injuries, and that the owner failed to correct it. We are confident that we have the legal expertise needed to handle your claim, no matter how small or how large it may be.