Help For Slip-And-Fall Injury Victims
In general, both residential and commercial property owners are required to maintain a safe premise for their guests. The reality is that many property owners fail to maintain their property, leaving hazards for those who enter it. If you suffered a slip-and-fall injury resulting from an unsafe condition on someone else’s property, you have rights which could allow you to pursue a financial recovery. Get help from the slip-and-fall lawyers at Third Street Law.
A Form Of Negligence
Under Washington’s negligence laws, property owners have a duty to keep the property free of hazards and unsafe conditions. Additionally, a property owner must warn visitors of any dangerous conditions they are aware of.
Causes Of Slip-And-Fall Injuries
Trip-and-fall accidents can cause serious injuries, including damaged joints, broken bones and head injuries. They are often caused by hazardous conditions like:
- Cluttered floors
- Wet and slippery floors
- Loose rugs and torn carpeting
- Unstable staircases
- Inadequately lit steps
- Ice buildup on driveways and sidewalks
- Walkways with potholes, cracks and other irregularities
Contact Our Office To Learn More
If you were injured in a fall and you believe your accident was a result of the landowner’s failure to maintain a safe property, our attorneys can help. Learn more about obtaining compensation through a personal injury claim by contacting our Marysville office. Arrange your free consultation by calling or send us an email.