You have probably seen conditions in a store before that you thought looked hazardous and avoided it. Maybe it was a leak from the roof. Perhaps loose carpeting that a person could easily trip over. However, there are times when people do not see hazardous conditions and have slip and fall accidents.
Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates wants you to understand that we take these incidents very seriously and that they are often the fault of a negligent property owner or their employees. When you need a North Miami Beach slip and fall accident attorney, call us today so we can secure the compensation you deserve.
Regardless of where you go, when you are on another person’s property and you have the right and expectation to be there, you should be able to expect safety. This can include when you are at:
The National Floor Safety Institute tells us that 55% of slip and fall incidents are caused by dangerous walking surfaces.
Any hazardous conditions should be taken care of by property owners or their employees. Failing to remedy a hazard or warn patrons appropriately is negligence and could make a property owner liable for any injuries that occur.
Slip and fall incident injuries can be severe. Consider the following injuries, all of which can occur in a slip and fall:
You can see a range of injuries, from minor to severe. Please know that even those minor injuries can lead to major medical bills and cause a person to miss work. For the major injuries, the effects can be devastating and costly.
Property owners must take steps to secure or clean the following:
There should be protocols in place for all employees to follow in the event one of the above issues is discovered. If the problem cannot be remedied immediately, the area should be blocked off from patrons activity.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a slip and fall incident, make sure you seek medical treatment. Then let your next call be to Vladimir Tsirkin & Associates. Our qualified and experienced team understands that it is the duty of the property owner and their employees to keep their premises safe for you. We will work diligently to secure the following compensation: