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Boling Rice LLC
207 Pirkle Ferry Road
Cumming, Georgia 30040
Phone: (770) 887-3162

Will I be Able to Recover Compensation for my Cumming, Georgia Slip and Fall Accident?

Slip and fall accidents have the potential to leave victims with extremely serious injuries, medical expenses, and an inability to work for a significant period of time, all of which can result in significant economic and noneconomic losses. If you have been involved in a slip and fall accident, it is understandable that you may be curious as to whether or not you will be able to recover compensation for your losses.

Generally speaking, if your accident was caused by someone else’s negligence,1 you will be legally entitled to compensation. Some examples of hazardous conditions that are often the result of negligence that can lead to a slip and fall accident include the following:

Inadequate lighting

Exposed electrical wiring

Slippery floors

Stairwells without railings

Cracked pavement

Torn carpet

Uneven stairs

Unmarked hazards

Accumulations of snow and ice

Poorly maintained walkways

What Kinds of Injuries can a Slip and Fall Cause?

If you are like most people, you probably have slipped and fallen at some point in your life and suffered little more than a scrape or a bruise. While most slip and falls do not result in serious injuries, there are cases in which these kinds of accidents result in injuries that require emergency medical treatment. In addition, some slip and fall injuries may even result in long-term medical problems or disabilities. Some of the more serious injuries that slip and fall victims can sustain include:

If you have been involved in a slip and fall accident, you should seek medical attention, even if you do not think you have been seriously injured. Doing so will ensure that your injuries are treated and documented, which can help establish damages and causation in the event that your case becomes contested.

If you have been hurt in a slip and fall accident, you may be able to recover compensation for your losses. To discuss your case with a Cumming, Georgia personal injury lawyer, call Boling Rice LLC today at 770-887-31762 or send us an email through our online contact form.

1 https://www.law.cornell.edu/wex/negligence

2 http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/traumatic-brain-injury/basics/definition/con-20029302

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