Schaumburg, IL (PressExposure) July 22, 2011 -- A "slip and fall" is the general term for an injury which happens when someone slips and falls as a result of a dangerous condition on someone else's property. The Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates, P.C. can be a great advantage to those whose lives are disturbed by such slip and fall accidents. Because whether you're visiting somebody's home or industry, you expect certain safety measures taken in order to ensure your safety. In fact, it is necessary by law that owners of both homes and businesses take steps to assure that visitors are kept safe. If you slip, fall and are injured on someone else's property, the owners of that property may be held accountable for the costs of such injuries.
To be entitled for compensation, it must be confirmed that the property owner was negligent and that a dangerous condition existed. A risky condition may be temporary or permanent. Examples of temporary dangerous conditions are an icy sidewalk or a spill in the passageway of a grocery store. Permanent risky conditions may include cracked concrete or broken stairs. If the property owner was aware of the condition that existed that caused you to slip and fall and did not fix it, they may be held liable. It is also possible, however, that you may have had some fault in the accident as well.
At the Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates, P.C., their personal injury lawyers will work with professionals who focus in determining the different coefficients involved in a slip and fall accident. They can examine how slippery the ground was compared to your shoes to determine the coefficient of friction. This means that they can charge even the kinds of slip and fall accidents that are generally difficult to prove and decide the recovery amount that you need.
At the Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates, P.C., the slip fall lawyers have the experience, skills, and resources to provide you with high class legal representation in your slip and fall accident, car accident, Spinal Cord Injuries . They ensure that you win maximum recovery to cover your medical costs, and pain and suffering.
Schedule a free consultation with the Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates, P.C., and call at 1-888-MALMAN LAW (625-6265).