If you have been seriously injured because a property owner failed to maintain his or her premises properly, you need representation by a qualified premises liability attorney.
When you retain our firm, we will investigate your case to establish the parties that may be held liable for your injuries and will work to build the strongest possible case for you.
Slip and fall accidents are important safety hazards that cause injury and death to hundreds of Miami residents every year; adults age 65 and older are particularly at risk. According to The Florida Department of Health (DOH), falls are the leading cause of injury death for Florida’s senior citizens and the second leading cause of injury-related death for Florida residents. Falls are also the leading cause of non-fatal injury-related hospital admissions. During the course of one year, 2,7K Floridians died from an unintentional fall and there were 67,8K hospitalizations for fall-related injuries. A statistic for one period for Miami reports 494 deaths from falls and 23,2K non-fatal fall injury hospitalizations.
If the insurance company of a Miami shopping center where you slipped and fell asks for your statement you must not give them one. It is crucial never to give statements to insurance companies without an attorney advising you. Insurance companies will attempt to maximize your fault and minimize that of the business where the incident occurred, to pay no compensation or the minimum compensation required. With the help of an attorney, you can receive fair compensation.View full answer
In order to win a slip and fall settlement, you need to prove that the owner of the property where the incident happened is guilty of creating the dangerous condition that led to the incident, of being aware of the situation, and of failing to act upon this knowledge, thus creating favorable conditions for your injuries to happen.View full answer