New York City Slip and Fall Lawyers
The Stein Law Group, PLLC take all of our slip/trip and fall cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning our clients pay no legal fees until a successful settlement/verdict is achieved.
Slip and fall lawsuits are a very specialized area of personal injury law that should only be handled by those with an expertise in the complex nature of these case. We have aggressively and successfully represented trip and fall injured victims, and have successfully recovered compensation for our victims.. Our team of trial lawyers are not afraid to litigate difficult cases, and will advance whatever legal costs are necessary to achieve justice. We can assist you in obtaining medical care without health insurance, and a rental vehicle if your automobile is disabled.
The Stein Law Group, PLLC has and continues to represent slip and fall victims in all areas of New York City and throughout New York. We, or our well qualified bilingual investigators, will gladly meet with any new clients at their residence, place of employment, or other convenient location. If needed, transportation to our office will be provided.
What is a Slip & Fall Injury?
Few individuals understand the legal term “slip and fall injuries.” Many victims of slip and fall accidents not only do not comprehend the meaning of the legal term “slip and fall injuries,” but also do not even realize they can file slip and fall lawsuits against the parties that were negligent. Anyone can have a slip and fall accident, therefore a complete understanding of what this legal term means and implies does need to be understood. What exactly is a slip and fall injury? When a person falls down, slips, or trips due to the negligence of another individual or business, a slip and fall injury has occurred. A Slip and fall accident can happen while walking on a slippery floor containing spilled liquids or tripping on a faulty sidewalk. However, a fall that occurs in a valid slip and fall accident case must be due to the negligence of someone else. According to New York Premises Liability law, anyone who owns or is legally responsible for a residence, business or governmental property is legally accountable for any injuries that occur on said property due to negligence or faulty construction. (Faulty construction is a form of gross negligence.) The Stein Law Group, PLLC slip and fall accident lawyers have the necessary expertise to relentlessly fight for clients who wish to receive compensatory monetary damages by filing slip and fall lawsuits.
Common Causes of Slip & Fall Injuries
- Slippery or uneven sidewalks, cobblestones, or pavement
- Steeply sloping driveways
- Slippery floor surfaces or floor coverings
- Oil, grease, water, liquids, or food on the floor
- Uneven stairs or inadequate stair rails
- Blocked store aisles
- Bridge construction hazards, including falling debris
- Unsafe balconies or railings
- Poor lighting
Contact Our Slip and fall Attorneys Today.
If you have been injured in a slip and fall accident, we can help you understand your rights and options. Contact one of our offices in New York City to schedule a free initial consultation with The Stein Law Group, PLLC. Call us toll free at 800-516-2812 to make an appointment.