Slip and fall accidents are very common and can cause great injury to their victims. Often these injuries are life altering permanent injuries that can even result in death. Slip and fall accidents are often caused by the negligence of others and come in many forms including:
- Trip, slip and fall on sidewalks
- Trip, slip and fall on stairways
- Trip, slip in a fall in dimly lit areas
- Trip, slip and fall on snow and ice
- Trip, slip and fall on roadway potholes
- Trip, slip and fall in supermarkets
- Trip, slip and fall in subways
If you sustain injuries due to a slip and fall you may be able to recover for your injuries. It is important to call Bournazos & Matarangas PLLC as soon as possible after a trip and fall accident so that we can access the case and determine who the responsible parties may be. Quite often the City or Municipality is the responsible party which requires the following of different rules and the filing of certain documents immediately after the accident occurs. If these short timeframes are not followed your case can be over before it even begins.
At Bournazos & Matarangas PLLC we will investigate your claim, identify the appropriate negligent parties, obtain photographic evidence and file the appropriate documentation to preserve your rights and prosecute your claim.
Whether you have a new case or an existing case that you would like reviewed, call us toll-free at (866) LAW-0100. Click here to contact our New York slip and fall attorneys.