If you sustained an injury in a slip and fall accident, you may be able to receive compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other losses. Our knowledgeable Massachusetts slip and fall lawyers do not charge any fees unless you obtain a settlement or award. Please contact us toll-free 24/7 at 1-800-992-6878 or fill out a online online for a free (no obligation) case evaluation.
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What is a Slip and Fall Case?
If your slip and fall injury was preventable by the property owner taking reasonable precautions, then you might have a slip and fall case. Slip and fall cases can be challenging to prove because of the factors that must be considered. Retaining an experienced Massachusetts slip and fall lawyer, who knows how to assess these factors, gives you the best chance to recover for your losses and injuries. Read More.
What Compensation Can I Receive?
Our attorneys are dedicated to obtaining the most favorable settlement for our clients to compensate for their injuries and losses. It can be hard to calculate just how much an individual case is worth. However, there are some factors to consider. Read More.
What Are Some of Our Firm’s Best Slip and Fall Settlements?
For over 30 years, our attorneys have successfully represented clients who were injured in slip and fall accidents in Massachusetts. For instance, our firm remained jointly responsible with another law firm that negotiated an $850,000 settlement for a client who was hurt when a flight of stairs collapsed underneath him. Click here to see some of our other best slip and fall settlements.
How Much Do We Charge?
We charge the industry standard, which is 1/3 of your settlement or award. We initially cover the costs that would be necessary to prove your case, such as gathering medical reports or conducting investigations regarding the incident. From the beginning of your case, you are not required to pay any fees unless we are successful in getting a settlement or award.
Where and How Do Most Slip and Falls Happen?
The grocery store is one common slip and fall location. Items that hold liquid can fall to the floor, making for a hazardous situation. The liquid can also be spread throughout the store on the wheels of shopping carts, which increases the danger. In a different hazardous situation, a freezer could leak, causing water to be in the aisles, making for a slippery environment. Aside from liquid on the floor of the grocery store, some other common causes include slipping on ice and snow, tripping on ripped or torn carpeting, or missing handrails on stairways. Different environments present different hazards. Read More.
Slip and Falls on Private Residence
If the slip and fall accident occurred at a private residence, an experienced Massachusetts slip and fall attorney could assist you through the complicated situation. This situation becomes especially complicated if it involves friends or family members. People typically do not want to file a slip and fall lawsuit against someone they know. However, sometimes these lawsuits are the only way to obtain full compensation for your injuries and losses. Most people have homeowners insurance that can pay for common types of slip and fall accidents. Read More.
Slip and Falls on Commercial Property
Places of business, such as department stores, grocery stores and restaurants, are the most common places for slip and fall accidents on commercial properties. Courts hold commercial property owners to an increased standard of safety, as these establishments invite people onto their property in order to make a profit. The owners of these properties carry insurance to help pay for these claims. Read More.
Slip and Falls on Government Property
The government is typically afforded added protection against slip and fall claims than homeowners or businesses. However, they still have a duty to keep their premises safe. Read More.
Why Contact d’Oliveira & Associates?
Here are 10 simple reasons why you should consider hiring d’Oliveira & Associates to handle your Massachusetts slip and fall case. Among these reasons, each of our lawyers have at least 20 years of experience handling personal injury cases and will not charge you a legal fee unless you obtain an award or settlement. For a free (no-obligation) case evaluation, call us toll-free at 1-800-992-6878 or fill out a contact form online.