Slip and Fall Attorneys
How to Find a Rhode Island Slip and Fall Attorney or a Massachusetts Slip and Fall Accident Lawyer
Most slip and fall injuries are caused by a property owner’s negligence. This keeps Massachusetts and Rhode Island slip and fall attorneys very busy.
Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Cape Cod winters are infamous for slippery, icy patches on sidewalks and in parking lots. Throughout the year, there are hidden hazards everywhere causing injury to innocent people.
Under Rhode Island and Massachusetts law, it’s the property owner’s responsibility, on both residential and commercial property, to ensure visitors’ safety – but unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen.
What Are “Slip and Fall Injuries”?
A “slip and fall” is a term used by slip and fall lawyers for any injury that happens when and individual slips, trips or falls due to a dangerous, negligent or hazardous condition on another individuals’ or in many businesses’ property.
Slip and fall injuries result, which can affect many diverse parts of the body. These kinds of falls can occur at any time and in any place, under any kind of weather conditions. Many slip and falls occur in the workplace, but also in such commonplace areas as sidewalks, department store aisles, places of business, outdoor parks or even at family or friend’s houses.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, slip and falls injuries among older adults cost the United States health care system over $30 billion a year in hospitalization and treatment. Especially now with the baby boomer generation aging, the number of fall accidents in the United States is likely to increase even further.
What Should I Do If I am Injured in a Slip and Fall Accident?
If You Are Involved in a Slip and Fall in RI or MA
Your physical safety and well-being is our primary concern.
If you are seriously injured, the above steps may not be possible. In that case, seek medical attention immediately. Seek medical attention especially if you don’t think you’re seriously injured.
After you complete all the steps above and when you’re in a safe location, call one of our Massachusetts Cape Cod Rhode Island slip and fall attorneys who will protect your rights from the beginning.
You can reach us at (800)-200-7752 at any time, day or night.
Why a Massachusetts Rhode Island Slip and Fall Attorneys Can Help
Slip and falls can cause long-lasting injury and suffering. If you’ve been the victim of a slip and fall injury, you need to talk to a MA or RI slip and fall lawyer as soon as possible. A slip and fall lawyer may be able to get you compensation for your injuries and your pain and suffering.
If you have suffered a slip and fall, whether it occurred on ice, snow or stairs and whether it occurred in a parking lot, store or on a residential or commercial property, please contact one of our slip and fall lawyers immediately at (800)-200-7752 or fill out a contact form and we will have one of our attorneys get back to you ASAP.
You don’t deserve to suffer from a slip and fall injury, so call The Kevin P Landry Law Offices today to find out how our Cape Cod MA and Rhode Island slip and fall attorneys can help you.