We all fall down once in a while. Usually, it’s just a minor accident, and no one is really at fault. But what happens when someone else’s negligence incurs serious injuries? It happens more often than you might think. Slip and fall accidents can be quite dangerous, and victims may feel the impacts for years to come. At Gelman Gelman Wiskow & McCarthy LLC, we’re committed to helping New Jersey residents get the compensation they need to make for a smooth recovery.
Understanding premises liability is vital to slip and fall cases. Premises liability refers to the responsibility property owners have toward anyone who enters their property. Owners who are negligent and create an unsafe area may be held liable for any injuries caused. Examples of property owner negligence include:
Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents can have all kinds of causes. They can be challenging to avoid when you don’t know what to look for. At Gelman Gelman Wiskow & McCarthy LLC, we have experience with a wide variety of cases, and we’ve nearly seen it all. Some of the most common reasons falls occur include:
Our slip and fall attorneys have a strong track record of success in these cases. We make every effort to get our clients the compensation they need to get back on the road to recovery. Over the years, we’ve worked on countless cases and earned our clients thousands of dollars in damages. Each slip and fall case is unique, and we can’t give you a good idea of the compensation you’ll receive without a consultation. However, many of our clients have been awarded the following damages:
Our slip and fall lawyers are some of the best in the field. While it can be tempting to just receive care for your injuries and move on, we believe you deserve compensation for your trouble. Hiring an attorney is in your best interest because we have the industry experience and legal knowledge to get you the funds you need to make a full recovery. Dealing with the fallout of an accident can be just as traumatic as the accident itself. Working with Gelman Gelman Wiskow & McCarthy LLC means you won’t have to deal with the stress of the legal process as well.
We encourage anyone who has been the victim of a slip and fall accident to reach out to us right away. The attorneys at Gelman Gelman Wiskow & McCarthy LLC are dedicated to your peace of mind and getting you the compensation you deserve. We strive to make this difficult time a little easier with reliable legal expertise and compassionate counsel. For your convenience, we have offices in Elmwood Park, Bridgewater, Hackensack, Morristown, and Roseland, with Spanish-speaking translators available by request. Contact us today to discuss a consultation.