If you’ve suffered an injury after falling on a slippery floor‚ you may be able to take legal action to recover damages. After seeking medical treatment‚ you should discuss your options with a San Diego personal injury lawyer.
When the Floor is Slippery: Insurance Company Tactics
It would be unwise to try to handle a slip and fall claim on your own. An experienced lawyer is familiar with the tactics insurance companies will use in an attempt to minimize or deny your claim.
It’s not uncommon for insurance companies to claim that victims are responsible for their slip and fall accidents‚ even when the floor is slippery. They may argue that you knew about the dangerous conditions or that your injuries aren’t as severe as you claim.
Your San Diego personal injury attorney will keep your best interests in mind when showing the link between a slippery floor and your injuries in order to get you the best settlement possible.
However‚ in order to get a settlement‚ the property owner responsible for your injuries must be capable of providing compensation. If the property owner doesn’t have good insurance coverage‚ you still may be able to recover damages by their seizing assets.
To protect your case and ensure it is successful‚ you should:
Ross Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.
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