Slip and fall accidents occur all the time, especially here in Edmonton during winter when there is an accumulation of ice and snow on driveways, parking lots, and public sidewalks. However, they can happen for a number of other reasons as well. The injuries that people suffer from these types of accidents can have long-term and even permanent consequences. Fortunately, BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer can help you take legal action if your injuries resulted from a property owner’s negligence.
Although commercial and residential property owners have a Duty of Care when it comes to keeping their premises safe for guests and visitors, slip and fall accidents are quite common here in Edmonton. Although slip and fall accidents can occur anytime and anywhere, some of the most common causes include:
At BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer, we specialize in slip and fall accident case and helping the victims who’ve suffered injury in these situations. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a slip and fall accident, we’ll help determine who’s at fault, calculate damages for your injuries, and negotiate for the maximum available compensation.
Regardless of the reason behind your slip and fall accident, hitting the floor or ground suddenly and without warning can result in catastrophic and life-threatening injuries. In some cases, slipping and falling could aggravate a pre-existing condition. The 10 most common slip and fall injuries include:
In some cases, slip and fall injuries can be so significant that the individual is unable to participate in their favorite activities, perform their normal daily tasks, or return to work. In situations such as these, it’s very important that you speak with a BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer as soon as possible.
When you’ve suffered injury in a slip and fall accident, your initial thoughts may be about how quickly you can recover and get back to work. However, if your injuries were caused by a property owner’s negligence, you’ll need to consider filing a personal injury claim as soon as possible. If your finances are getting drained because of medical bills and you’ve been struggling to do what you would normally be doing at home, why should you continue to suffer because of that property owner’s negligence?
There is no one-size-fits-all formula for calculating compensation in a slip and fall injury claim. Injury compensation in Edmonton and throughout Alberta Province is determined by taking the severity of your injuries and how they’ve adversely affected your life into consideration. Compensation is usually awarded based on not only the severity of your injuries, but your pain and suffering as well as how long you’ve had to endure term. But, if you recover quickly, the compensation will usually be lower.
In any event, hiring BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer will help maximize the compensation you could be entitled to.
In slip and fall accident claims as well as other personal injury claims, the value of your cases (or what your case is worth) is usually dictated by damages or what your injuries have cost you emotionally, financially, and physically. You could be reimbursed for:
If you or your child was bitten by a dog and seriously injured, call BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer today at (800) 276-0973 and schedule a FREE consultation with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers.
When important issues such as determining fault and/or negligence in a slip and fall accident claim are being disputed, hiring an Edmonton personal injury lawyer is vital for getting the compensation you’re entitled to. You shouldn’t have to worry about the legal process. You should only have to focus on what’s most important – recovering from your injuries and resuming a normal life. So why should you hire our legal firm?
To learn more about how BPCAB Personal Injury Lawyer can help with your slip and fall accident claim, call us today at (800) 276-0973. We are here to hep you get justice. Call now.