A slip and fall may sound like something trivial that could cause a bump or two, but the truth is that this is a very serious accident. Depending on the situation, a slip and fall can cause a major injury that brings lifelong suffering. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, thousands of people are killed each year as a result of slip and fall injuries. These injuries are especially prevalent among older Americans.
Common injuries caused by a person falling include:
If you have suffered a slip and fall due to the negligence of a property owner, make sure you reach out to our firm right away. We are here to stand up for your rights and advocate for fair compensation!
The law is clear: property owners are responsible for creating a safe environment free of any obstacles or hazards that can cause an injury. If an obstacle on someone else's property—including public property such as sidewalks—causes an injury, you have the right to hold them accountable. Legal action can not only help you cover the costs of an injury, but can also put pressure on property owners to make sure the accident you experienced will not happen again.
At The Rotatori Law Firm, our Danbury injury lawyer has over a half-century of experience fighting for injury victims. Our work has led to recovering more than $28 million for past clients. We understand that an injury can be financially impactful, which is why our clients don't pay unless we win. The team at our firm has litigated and negotiated on behalf of countless Connecticut residents, and we are not afraid to take cases to trial.
Contact our team to get your free consultation today.