We Take On Personal Injury Cases In the Greater Hamden Area
Slips and falls are common accidents that often result in injury. Among older adults, slip-and-fall accidents are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured due to a slip and fall, you should immediately speak with an experienced attorney.
At Sette & Parnoff, PC, our team of personal injury lawyers is familiar with these types of cases and knows exactly what you will need to build your injury case. We can help determine negligence and track down the liable parties. Let us sweat the details so that you can focus on your health and recovery.
Common Causes Of Slips And Falls
Each year, slip-and-fall accidents are caused by:
- Untreated snow and ice
- Uneven steps
- Cluttered floors and walkways
- Crumbling or poorly constructed staircases
- Loose floorboards
- Recently mopped or waxed surfaces
- Ripped or torn carpeting
- Wet or uneven surfaces
Common Injuries From Slip-And-Fall Accidents
The injuries that result from slip-and-fall accidents can be severe and sometimes require expensive medical treatment. Common injuries from a slip or fall include:
- Back and spinal cord injuries
- Hip fractures
- Head injuries
- Shoulder injuries
- Sprains and fractures
Find Out What Our Team Of Lawyers Can Do For You
You may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries. Often, slip-and-fall injuries are caused by a property owner’s negligence or carelessness. Our experienced attorneys can construct a legal strategy that suits the needs of your case. While fraudulent cases have made proving liability in slip-and-fall cases difficult, our lawyers will fight for your rights. Our law firm has an established reputation when it comes to handling slip-and-fall claims, and we know what to expect. We’re committed to helping our clients recover the compensation they deserve.