At first glance, a slip and fall accident may not seem too serious. However, these incidents can cause serious injuries and can even prove fatal. Huffman & Huffman Brothers-in-Law, PLLC is committed to helping slip and fall accident victims and their families seek answers and fair compensation for their injuries and losses. Since 1973, we have dedicated our practice to the representation of the injured. Our lawyers have over 100 years of collective experience and a track record of outstanding results even in the most complex premises liability cases.
Whether you were injured in a slip and fall accident at Walmart, a restaurant, or any local hotel, retail store, office building, or other residential or commercial property, you may be entitled to financial compensation if the property owner/manager was negligent in maintaining the premises. These are typically referred to as premises liability claims and may cover slips, trips, and falls that occur due to hazardous conditions at a property.
Find out more about your right to compensation by calling (757) 330-3425 and arranging a free consultation with a Newport News slip and fall accident attorney.
Potential Causes of Slip & Fall Accidents
Any type of hazard can cause a person to slip, trip, or fall. A property owner may be legally responsible if the condition should have been prevented, identified, or repaired in a reasonable and timely manner.
Huffman & Huffman takes on slip and fall accident cases involving:
- Wet floors
- Ice and snow
- Debris in walkways
- Defective stairways and railings
- Escalator accidents
- Falls from heights
- Poor lighting
- Failures to warn of potential hazards
Broken bones, head trauma, and serious back injuries may all result from a slip and fall accident. These can cost a considerable amount of money to treat, and a victim may miss work or may be unable to return to work in the same field or at all. Our Newport News slip and fall accident lawyers can help you pursue compensation to cover your losses and expenses, giving you the chance to put your life back on track.
Get experienced counsel after a slip and fall accident – call (757) 330-3425 for a free case review.