South Carolina Slip and Fall Lawyers
If you or someone you know has been seriously hurt as a result of a slip and fall or other accident at a place of business in South Carolina you could be entitled to make a claim to recover medical treatment, money damages and other compensation pursuant to the laws of your state. When you contact the slip and fall lawyers at Howell Law you can trust that you have made the right decision in obtaining experienced representation to assist you in recovering and being reimbursed for all of your losses caused by the negligent acts of others.
In order to recover money damages in South Carolina, a person injured in a slip and fall accident musty prove that he or she was injured as a result of a hazard at the place of business. Further, the injured person must prove that the business owner either knew or should have known that the hazard existed, and failed to either remove the hazard or adequately warn its customers of the hazard. The owner of a business also owes his customers the duty of making reasonable efforts to inspect the premises to discover hazards that may cause injuries to customers.
Importantly, often times the witnesses to these accidents do not stop to report what they saw and heard from the accident. It is very important that you seek representation to help you gather all the evidence, documents and other information in a timely manner so that you have a better chance of pursuing and winning your case. Your South Carolina slip and fall accident attorneys are ready to help you now.
Don’t make the mistake of trusting the insurance company to treat you fairly in these types of cases. When you hire your law firm, you hire experienced attorneys who understand the law regarding accidents in South Carolina and can assist you in developing the liability and damages in your case. This includes, for example, determining hazardous road conditions, whether or not the at fault driver was speeding and/or was negligently or recklessly operating his or her vehicle when causing the accident.
Defendants and insurance companies often defend these cases by blaming the you for your own accident rather than taking responsibility for their actions in causing the serous and sometimes fatal injuries. Your South Carolina slip and fall pedestrian injury attorneys are here to help you now and are ready to start evaluating your case and developing the evidence to help you prove both liability and damages in your case.
These accidents can lead to serious traumatic injuries including, but not limited to spinal cord injuries, paraplegia, quadriplegia, fractured bones, and traumatic brain injuries. According to reported statistical data the majority of these accidents occur on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, but of course these accidents can strike at any time of the day or night and on any day of the week.
When you hire your attorneys and staff you can take pride in knowing that you have hired an experienced slip and fall law firm that is skilled in holding wrong doers accountable and collecting benefits for the injured and their families. Your questions and inquiries are completely confidential and there is no obligation and no cost to you.
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