Slip & Fall
Miami Slip & Fall Accident Lawyer
At Ferrer Law, Our Miami slip and fall accident lawyers know that a slip and fall can be a very traumatic and life altering event. While slipping and falling at a convenience store, restaurant, residence or public area may not seem like a big deal, millions of people are sent to every year as a result of slip and fall accident.
Unfortunately may slip and falls may leave victims with serious injuries including, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, bone fractures or even death. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a result of a slip and fall and need to be clarified as to your legal rights the Miami personal injury attorneys are here to help. Contact Ferrer Law, P.A. to schedule a free consultation with our skilled legal team today.
When Can You Make a Slip and Fall Claim?
You can take legal action to recover compensation from a slip and fall accident when a property owner or renter was negligent in any way that led yo your slip and fall injury. In order to determine if a property owner was negligent, you need to understand the legal obligations they had to you.
Those that are invited to a premises to do business such as shoppers at a convenience store, otherwise known as "invitees" are are owed the highest duty of care. Property owners and renters must inspect the premises, to maintain it and insure there are no hazards, and or warns the patrons of the dangerous condition.
Individuals invited for a social or casual visit, such as a property owner and renter relationship, would fall under and "intermediate" duty of care. These patrons are known as "licensees", and the property owner is obligated to warn licensees of hazards or to correct them.
If you or a loved one were a victim to a slip and fall accident in South Florida from Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, to West Palm Beach, and throughout the state of Florida, contact us to assist you on your journey to recover from your injuries and seek compensation for the injustice that you suffered. Our telephone number is (305) 697-2224 and we are located in the heart of Coconut Grove, Florida handling car accidents throughout Florida.
What to Do After a Slip and Fall Accident in Miami
If you have been injured as a result of a slip and fall accident, the most important thing to do is to seek medical attention as soon as possible. If possible gather contact information of anyone that witnessed the incident as they be able to testify on your behalf. Report the accident to the manager and or store owner and make sure that a formal report is filed.
As soon as you can, call our premises liability lawyers at Ferrer Law, PA to ensure you have dedicated legal representation on your side.
Damages Slip and Fall Accident Victims May Recover
When you’re injured asa result of a slip and fall and someone else is to blame, you have the right to demand compensation. In Florida, accident victims are typically entitled to both economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages are paid to compensate for your financial costs (e.g., medical bills), while non-economic damages are paid to compensate for intimate and hard-to-value injuries (e.g., chronic pain).
At Ferrer Law, P.A., our personal injury lawyers will aggressively pursue all damages to which you may be entitled, including compensation for:
Reduced earning capacity
Pain and suffering
Anxiety and depression
Loss of enjoyment of life, and more.
It’s our goal to maximize your financial award. We work closely with experts to make sure that your case is valued properly. Call our office today to schedule your free consultation and learn more.
Contact us to schedule your free consultation at 305-697-2224. We can discuss your case and provide you with the information you need to decide how to proceed with your claim. If you choose to let us represent you, you can rely on our skills and resources. We'll do everything in our power to help you win the fair compensation you deserve.