Slip and falls occur when someone slips, trips, or falls on another person's property. Both slip and fall and trip and fall cases that are caused by negligence are covered under premises liability law, since they are the direct result of a defect or dangerous condition on the premise.
It may be difficult to handle your case without the help of an attorney due to the destruction of evidence that typically occurs prior to investigation. Additionally, slip and fall cases often involve complex liability matters. You will want to get the help of a dedicated lawyer.
We provide the following benefits to clients who retain our services:
It may not be immediately evident who you can file against in pursuit of the compensation you deserve. At Stabinski & Funt, P.A., we have vast experience and a solid reputation investigating a case to determine who should be held liable for the case. Once we determine the responsible party, we can take action to hold them responsible for the damages you have suffered.
Some of the more common causes of slip & fall accidents include:
After slipping and falling on another's premise in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, or anywhere in South Florida, you can call on our firm to handle your case. Even if another lawyer has turned you away, we encourage you to contact Stabinski & Funt, P.A.!
If you slipped and fell on someone else's hazardous property, you may be wondering whether or not you have the right to seek damages from the property owner. Every case is different, which means that it may be in your best interest to discuss the specific cause of your accident with a Miami personal injury attorney. We will first need to determine whether or not you had the right to be on the property, since this will play a crucial role in the success, or failure, of your claim.
Only two types of visitors are owed a "duty of care" by the property owner:
Property owners typically owe trespassers no level of care, as this would include anyone who has entered the property without permission or consent from the owner.
The Miami premises liability lawyers at Stabinski & Funt, P.A. have been assisting wrongfully injured victims throughout Central Florida since 1970 – in which time we have successfully recovered more than $500 million in damages on behalf of our clients. If you are searching for an experienced law firm to handle your slip and fall accident claim, look no further than our firm! We take all cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you don't pay unless we win.
Contact Stabinski & Funt, P.A. to begin building a case. We are available 24/7!