Slip and Falls is an area of Personal Injury in which something so common as a slip or a fall can have devastating consequences to the injured party. The injuries may be broken bones, ligament or muscle damage, or Brain Injuries /Head Injuries. To realize how severe the injuries can be, simply picture someone slipping, losing their balance and hitting their head very hard on a sidewalk.
It is important in Slip and Falls that you contact a lawyer as soon as possible while the details of the accident are clear. It is very helpful for pictures to be taken before the hazard causing the injuries is corrected. As in any Personal Injury action it is important to document your injuries, seeking early and timely medical care. A lawyer, if contacted early, can also be of great assistance in dealing on your behalf with adjusters and others interested persons.