At first glance, a slip-and-fall case might seem simple: someone slipped while on another person's property, fell and suffered an injury. Upon closer inspection of the circumstances in the context of the legal complexities involved in premises liability, however, a slip and fall is not necessarily straightforward. An attorney who practices injury law can help injured persons identify who is at fault in different scenarios.
In Jupiter and West Palm, these cases include slips on "a transitory foreign substance in a business establishment" such as a puddle of spilled water, steps into a hole or encounters a sudden drop in the path, trips over an object that did not belong in the way or stumbles over an uneven surface.
As in all personal injury cases, three essential elements must exist:
David M. Piccolo, P.A., can guide an injured person through each of these steps toward resolution and appropriate compensation.