People in Indianapolis are injured every day in slip and fall accidents. Many of these accidents are caused by simple mistakes or unfortunate circumstances that are just a part of life and out of our control. However, there are many other types of slips and falls that occur due to negligent or careless behavior. When someone is injured in a slip and fall accident, depending on the cause, he or she might want to consider filing a personal injury claim or lawsuit. There are many factors that go into these kinds of cases, which is why you need to contact an experienced slip and fall attorney if this happens to you or a loved one.
The key to a slip and fall accident case is proving that someone has been negligent. In other words, you have to prove that someone else’s actions were the cause of your slip and fall and the subsequent injuries you suffered. This means that you have to prove that a property owner acted negligently, that he or she was aware of the danger and that he or she did nothing to warn you of the possible danger. In the event that the property owner was not aware of the danger, you need to show that he or she was negligent by not being aware. You also need to prove that the injuries you suffered were actually caused by your fall.
There are many different kinds of slip and fall accidents that can occur. Some of the most common causes or types of slip and fall accidents including falling on ice, on wet floors, or down a staircase. However, there are many other kinds of falls, as well. Sometimes uneven ground can cause a person to slip and fall. Tree and plant roots that have grown up above the ground surface or that have broken up concrete can also lead to people slipping and falling. There are many different reasons people can fall and get injured.
Not everyone who falls will necessarily have a strong case for a lawsuit. However, when the cause of the fall could have been prevented if the property owner or other responsible party had taken the necessary steps to avoid it, you should speak with our experienced team at Holland & Holland at your earliest convenience. At Holland & Holland, we do everything we can to prove that the person or business in question is at fault for your slip and fall.
Don’t let your injuries and suffering go uncompensated. If you have been hurt in a slip and fall accident then you might be eligible to receive damages for your injuries, pain and suffering. At Holland & Holland we will evaluate your case, and help you determine if you should pursue a lawsuit. We will seek the maximum amount of damages available and we will make sure that your voice is heard and your rights are protected. Please call us today at(317) 581-4400 or click here.
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