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Posted on January 22, 2019 by

Things To Know Before Suing For A Slip And Fall Injury

Once you have suffered through a slip and fall, your first thought should be to treat your pain. Once you do that, it’s time to think about your legal rights. You may wonder if you have a case, and if you do, what your next steps should be. We’d like to help you work through this trying time.

What You Need to Know About Slip and Fall Accidents

There are a number of different factors that need to be considered after a slip and fall. You will need to know:

– If the owner of the property was negligent. This means that they failed to reasonably secure your safety.

– If the owner of the property is liable. This means that they are legally responsible if something happens to someone there.

– Whether or not you contributed to the accident. You could be held partially liable if it is found that you did anything to cause the slip and fall yourself.

When Should You Talk With a St. Louis Slip and Fall Attorney?

We believe that it’s always a good idea to talk with a St. Louis slip and fall attorney if you have been injured in this type of accident. Your lawyer will advise you about the merits of your case, so you will know exactly how to proceed. If you do have a case, then that means your chances of proper compensation are high.