Stuart Personal Injury Attorney
Helping Victims of Slip, Trip & Fall Accidents in Martin County
Being victimized by a wrongful act of another can be one of the most frustrating and difficult times in a person's life. Having to face these injuries alone and with no support system is unbearable. Fortunately, going through the legal process of obtaining financial compensation for your injuries alone and with no support is not an option when you turn to the legal team at Goldstein, Schmitt & Associates, PLC At their personal injury law firm, the attorneys represent clients who have been injured due to the negligence or irresponsibility of another human being. Whether you have injured yourself due to poor lighting or on a broken staircase, or you have lost a child due to lifeguard negligence at a public pool, the firm understands the help you will need and how to provide you with the legal expertise your case deserves.
At a time such as this, consulting a Stuart personal injury lawyer should be one of your main priorities, aside from seeking medical treatment. While we understand that talking to an attorney may be the furthest thing from your mind after sustaining slip and fall injuries, we also realize the importance of filing your personal injury or
wrongful death claim.
When a person is injured in an accident, such as a slip and fall or trip and fall case, he or she must seek financial compensation for the injuries. The cost of medical bills, emergency service transportation, rehabilitation, lost wages and other future medical costs can hit the roof, and it will not stop there. It will be your responsibility to obtain legal help for a slip and fall injury as soon as possible.
What slip, trip & fall injuries are compensable?
Often times, when a person is seriously injured in a slip and fall accident in Martin County, Florida, the results are catastrophic. On top of having to pay many medical bills out of pocket, you may find that your relationship with the property owner is strained. At the firm, the team works quickly and diligently to ensure that your best interests are always kept in mind during any type of personal injury recovery claim. Many slip and fall injuries are compensable if the following conditions are met:
- The defendant in the case owns the property; and
- The plaintiff must be invited in or must be a license. Many cases involving trespassers are not protected under law; and
- There must be negligence or another wrongful act, such as the failure to provide reasonable care to the property.
If you believe that your personal injury case meets all of these requirements, or you simply have questions regarding the injuries you have sustained in the accident, please contact the firm today. With more than 70 years of combined legal experience in a variety of personal injury cases, including car accidents,
nursing home abuse and
dog bites, this is the firm to turn to when you are in need of legal support.
Contact a Stuart trip and fall attorney from the firm without delay!