Property owners have a duty to keep their premises free from hazards. When they fail to do so, the consequences can be tragic for other parties. Wet floors, torn carpets and poorly maintained walkways, among other dangers, can all contribute to slip-and-fall accidents.
At The Law Office of Corey I. Cohen & Associates in Orlando, Florida, our respected personal injury lawyers are staunch advocates for slip-and-fall victims. With our trial experience, we understand what is required to hold negligent property owners accountable. Our team is comprised of former prosecutors and a former judge, and we use our comprehensive legal knowledge to help injured parties prove fault when the stakes are high.
Where Do Slip-And-Fall Accidents Happen?
Slip-and-fall accidents can occur anywhere dangerous conditions are present. Some of the places they happen most often are:
- Bars and restaurants
- Elevators and escalators
- Grocery stores
- Parking lots
- Shopping malls
What Types Of Injuries Do Slip-And-Fall Accidents Cause?
Some people are lucky enough to walk away from slip-and-fall accidents with minor injuries, such as cuts, bruises or abrasions. Too often, people sustain more severe injuries, some of which can have life-changing effects. These injuries include:
- Broken bones
- Soft tissue injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
Who Can Help After A Slip-And-Fall Accident?
Slip-and-fall victims should not have to get back up on their own. At The Law Office of Corey I. Cohen & Associates, we offer confidential, no-charge consultations. We work on a contingency basis and only get a fee if you get compensation. You pay nothing up front, only after we win.