New York Slip-and-fall Accident Attorneys
Learn About Your Rights to Compensation
Slip-and-fall accidents are quite common and can happen anywhere. They are usually caused by unsafe walking surfaces that are wet, uneven, or contain ice and snow. Too often slip-and-falls result in serious injures that can leave individuals disabled. It is the responsibility of property owners to keep their property reasonably safe. Pedestrians do not know how safe a surface is and often end up injured because of property owners breaching their duty of care.
The New York slip-and-fall lawyers at Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo & Plotkin LLP act quickly to find who is at fault and make sure every step necessary is taken so that the responsible parties take care of compensating a victim's injuries. If you have been injured from a fall, reach out to our team as soon as possible. We can examine the details and let you know about your legal options.
If you are suffering from a slip and fall injury, call (888) 260-0473 for a free consultation.
Common areas of slip-and-fall Areas
If your slip and fall injury occurred on someone else's property which was open to the public, there is a high chance that the property owner violated their expected duty of care and may owe you compensation. It is a property manager's duty to warn guests of the hazards in the area and take precaution to mitigate risks wherever possible. Many slip and fall accidents occur in:
- private homes, apartment complexes, and condominiums
- grocery stores, large department stores, and shopping centers
- public places, parking lots, and sidewalks
At Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo & Plotkin LLP, our New York slip-and-fall lawyers have successfully litigated numerous cases of this type and know where to start investigating in order to determine all of the parties liable for a victim's injuries.