Accidents involving people sliding and busting their duff may seem trivial, even comical, but they’re not.
Slips and falls happen anywhere unsafe conditions exist, including an outside entrance to a building. The result can be anything from twisted ankles to brain hemorrhaging, even permanent paralysis. Slips and falls are serious business, but can lead to substantial compensation if you hire Los Angeles slip & fall accidents attorney help.
Compass Law Group, PC goes after negligent business owners, landlords, corporations with poor safety practices, even hotel owners who improperly maintain their pool areas. Our reputation for settling cases where claimants slipped and fell speaks for itself, with many of our claims being settled before complaint is filed with Los Angeles courts.
Regardless if vacationing or working, individuals invited to dwell, work or play on someone else’s premises have rights strictly enforced under California law.
Under OSHA guidelines, for example, workers are entitled to have safe workplace conditions. This means common areas like walkways must be freed of encumbrances or impassible conditions like wetness or excess ‘junk’ protruding from a work area. When slips and falls are reported, employees are protected from retaliation, too.
Similar laws apply to patrons in restaurants, swimmers at hotel pools and tenants who pay landlords to live in safe conditions: areas designated as common walkways such as stairs or floors must be safely upkept. Our Los Angeles slip & fall accident attorneys have successfully litigated cases where negligence was willful, causing substantial physical injury.
In short, any place where there’s an owner, an invited person and legal responsibilities to care for invitees, there’s a potential premises liability suit if you’re injured.
Compass Law Group, PC stands up for victims who are unaware what rights they have concluding an accident.
Constitutionally speaking, victims are more than welcome to defend their cases in court. However, no amount of preparation will suffice when fighting an insurance company, defendant’s attorney and witnesses sequestered until the very end. The layman could very easily get their case thrown out for procedural errors – even missing one word in their complaint.
With extensive courtroom experience and knowledge of premise liability law, our attorneys can take your case and professional prepare it for trial, although many never reach that point. Skilled negotiations with offending party’s counsel settles most claims we take, which allows victims to concentrate on recovering and returning to work, not to mention daily activities which their accident has prohibited.
Defending yourself in personal injury claims is never suggested because you’ll inadvertently leave money on the table.
Slips and falls are one of several premises liability case types we take. As with all cases Compass Law Group, PC takes on, we do not collect money upfront.
If an employer, building owner or property owner in general was negligent in upkeeping their facilities, and their negligence caused you personal injury, you may be entitled to compensation under California law. Contact our firm immediately so we can work on your case.
This list isn’t all-inclusive; many personal injury suits have been raised based on different factors that aren’t included above. Our team of Los Angeles car accident attorneys can work on cases without anything out of pocket.
We’re old enough to have the necessary experience, yet young enough to use the most cutting-edge technology and tactics, and are determined enough to fight and outsmart the other side, every time.
No matter who the opposing party is, they can’t outwork, outwit or outspend Compass Law Group, PC. We will do everything that is necessary to win the case, and we’re here to help victims fight back against those who injured them.
Hiring the right personal injury attorney can often make the difference between getting the maximum settlement to account for your medical care, damages and lost wages or getting short changed or even having your case dismissed completely.
Have you been injured in an accident due to the negligence of others? Contact the Los Angeles personal injury attorneys at the Compass Law Group, PC because finding direction after an accident means having a great Compass on hand.