Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and Fall Accident Lawyers in Gainesville Florida

One moment you are entering a public place to run an errand, and the next you find yourself on the floor in pain. That is how quickly and unexpectedly slip and fall accidents occur, and they happen every day. If you have been injured in a slip and fall accident, you need an experienced attorney to fight for your rights in the courtroom and obtain the compensation you deserve. Qualified personal injury attorneys at the DeCarlis & Sawyer law firm in Gainesville, Florida can help you state your case and hold those responsible for your injuries accountable.

Who is Responsible?

Property owners are legally responsible for maintaining a safe premises for visitors or customers. If a visitor or customer has a slip and fall accident, then the owner of the property where the accident occurred could be liable for damages. Our attorneys handle numerous cases involving dangerous premises such as:

  • Grocery and retail store accidents
  • Falling injuries caused by uneven walkways
  • Slick surfaces and foreign substances
  • Negligent security
  • Stairwell injuries
  • Handicap ramps not up to code
  • Trip-and-fall accidents

Our personal injury attorneys will examine your case and determine whether the property owner is responsible for your injuries. If the property owner is held responsible, you could receive compensation for pain and suffering, medical bills, and lost wages. Contact us if you have been injured in a slip and fall accident, and receive a free initial consultation. You will not be charged a cent unless we win your case.

Injured on the Job?

If your injury was caused by a slip and fall accident at work, we can help you obtain worker’s compensation benefits  in addition to handling your third party injury claims.