5 Steps to Take after a Slip and Fall Accident

man falling down stairs while slipping on toy

A slip and fall can injure almost any part of your body. Broken bones, internal bleeding, brain trauma – a serious fall can have life-changing consequences. If you slip and injure yourself on a commercial property, your statements and actions in the immediate aftermath of the accident will affect your ability to recover compensation. The …

Slip and Fall Accidents: 3 Preventative Tips

warehouse employee lying on the floor with hard hat

  Slip and fall accidents are more common than you think. It’s easy to underestimate the damage a fall can cause until you experience one firsthand. A serious fall can cause broken bones, deep lacerations and brain trauma. According to the National Floor Safety Institute, slips and falls account for 1 million emergency room visits …

5 Common Types of Premises Liability Claims – Monroe Personal-Injury Lawyer Investigates

5 Common Types of Premises Liability Claims – Monroe Personal-Injury Lawyer Investigates

Personal-injury cases in the United States are more common than many people realize. In fact, the number of personal-injury cases increased by 15 percent in 2013 compared to 2012, according to United States Courts. Many of these cases involved premises liability claims. If you suffer an injury on another person’s property, and that injury was …

Slip and Fall Accidents: 3 Ways to Prevent Them

Slip and Fall Accidents: 3 Ways to Prevent Them

  Slip and fall accidents can be debilitating and costly to treat. Slip and fall accidents often cause broken bones and paralysis – especially for the elderly. In addition to the health-care bills, many victims cannot return to work. In fact, according to the National Floor Safety Institute, slips and falls are the primary causes …

Slip and Fall Accidents: 6 Steps to a Successful Claim

Slip and Fall Accidents: 6 Steps to a Successful Claim

  Slip and fall injuries are painful and dangerous. Slip and fall accidents can cause broken bones, paralysis and head injuries. Victims often face exorbitant medical bills, and some cannot return to work. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration, a large portion of these accidents are fatal. Recovering damages after a slip and …

Slip and Fall Cases: How an Attorney Can Help

Slip and Fall Cases: How an Attorney Can Help

I recently slipped and fell and broke my arm while grocery shopping in Lake Charles. There was a giant, unmarked puddle of water in the middle of the aisle. Can a personal injury attorney help me?   A personal injury attorney can absolutely help you! A personal injury attorney is extremely important and vital to sufficient recovery …