If you were injured in a slip and fall accident in The Woodlands, TX, you may want to explore your legal options. You may be eligible to recover damages for your medical bills, lost pay, or other expenses caused by the accident.
If you slipped or fell on someone else’s property, D. Miller & Associates, PLLC can provide legal assistance.
To schedule a free consultation with a slip and fall lawyer in The Woodlands, TX, contact us today at 713-850-8600.
Slip and Fall Accident Cases Our Attorneys Handle
Slip and fall accidents can happen due to many factors. Our law firm works on a wide range of slip and fall cases, including:
- Wet floors or icy walkways
- Cluttered or blocked floors or walkways
- Inadequate living conditions (renters)
- Insufficient lighting in dark areas
- Damaged flooring
- Unsafe working conditions
- No posted signs or other warnings
If you’ve been involved in a slip and fall accident, please call us at 713-850-8600 to schedule a free legal consultation.
Liability for Your Slip and Fall Accident
We can review the facts of the case to discover who is at fault for your injuries. The liable party depends on the circumstances of your accident.
Examples of parties who may be responsible for your injuries include:
The Property Owner
If the property owner failed to maintain a safe environment for guests or visitors, they may be held liable. The owner may also have failed to warn occupants of hazardous or dangerous conditions on the premises.
An employer who failed to maintain a safe working environment or warn employees to stay away from a dangerous area may be held liable for injuries you experience at work.
If tenants were exposed to unsafe living conditions, the landlord or their insurance company may be held liable. The landlord may have failed to provide handrails, proper flooring, or adequate walkways on the property.
If you have questions about your case, call 713-850-8600 for a one-on-one consultation with a slip and fall lawyer in The Woodlands, TX.
Miller & Associates, PLLC May be Able to Provide Legal Assistance
Our law firm can look at your case and make recommendations on how to move forward. If we feel you have a legal claim against the at-fault party, we can provide the following legal assistance:
Contact The Other Party’s Insurance Provider
A lawyer from our firm can contact the at-fault party’s insurance provider and submit a claim. We work on your behalf to manage all communication with other parties.
Submit Evidence of Liability
A D. Miller & Associates, PLLC slip and fall attorney may be able to help you build your case by collecting and submitting the following evidence:
- Official police reports
- Testimony from eye witnesses
- Photos of the accident
- Video surveillance
- Medical treatment records
- Proof of lost pay or benefits
Speak With Accident and Medical Experts
We may discuss your case with physicians, investigators, and other legal experts who can help us establish a clear connection between the property owner’s negligence and your injuries.
Reach a Settlement With the At-Fault Party
We may be able to negotiate a settlement with the at-fault party’s insurance company by establishing fault and liability and submitting evidence of your injuries.
File a Lawsuit With a Texas Court
If the liable party or their insurance company is unwilling to reach a settlement, we will file a lawsuit with a Texas court and continue to pursue recovery for your injuries and financial losses.
Accounting for Your Expenses and Losses
You may incur a wide range of expenses and losses after your slip and fall accident, such as physical injuries, emotional suffering and pain, and economic decline.
It may be difficult to estimate your case value, as several factors can affect the total value of your economic and non-economic losses.
Some of the damages we may be able to recover include:
Hospitalization and Extended Care Costs
You may be able to recover your medical bills and expenses including hospitalization, extended care, medication, surgeries, physical therapy, and doctor visits.
Lost Wages From Being Out of Work
The financial effects of your injury include lost pay, loss of future income, and loss benefits.
Non-Economic Pain and Suffering
You may also qualify to recover for the non-economic damages you experience, including mental distress, physical pain, loss of consortium, loss of quality of life, and more.
The Statute of Limitations in the State of Texas
According to the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, Title 2 § 16.033, you have two years to file a claim against a liable party for a slip and fall accident.
If a property owner is responsible for your injuries, it is essential to file your claim within the two-year period. If you do not file a lawsuit by the deadline, you may be ineligible to file a claim.
Woodlands, TX Slip and Fall Attorneys
Get a free, no-obligation consultation with a slip and fall lawyer in The Woodlands, TX. Call us at 713-850-8600.