Property owners are supposed to make sure that their properties are safe. This applies to businesses as well as people, so if you suffer injuries in a store or another business that establishment should be held accountable for their negligence. A Memphis premises liability lawyer from our firm can help you show how the business was irresponsible and how that negligence led to your injuries. Then we will help you fight for the compensation that you deserve.
What is Premises Liability?
Premises liability covers things like property accidents. When a property owner does not take the time and effort to keep the property free of safety hazards and potential dangers, they are creating an unsafe situation for anyone who is invited in. A premises liability lawyer can hold them accountable for their neglect and fight for the compensation that an injured person deserves after an accident.
What Should I Do After Getting Injured in a Property Accident?
After you are injured in a property accident, you should take these steps. If you cannot complete some of them due to your injuries, have a loved one help you:
Take pictures: Show the hazard that caused your accident and the surrounding areas. You can also take pictures of your injuries.
Fill out an incident report: A place of business should have incident reports it fills out in times like these. Insist on helping to fill it out and tell your side of the story. Ask for a copy of it as well.
Get the medical care you need: A top priority should be getting the medical care that you need. Keep copies of any bills and any correspondence with medical professionals about your prognosis.
What Should Be Included in My Compensation From a Property Accident?
A premises liability lawyer from our firm can help you fight for a complete compensation offer after a property accident. The damages from your case should help make up for:
- Any medical expenses
- Wages you lost due to missing work
- Any loss of future earning potential
- Pain and suffering
How Can a Lawyer Help Me?
A seasoned personal injury attorney can do a lot to help you with your case. When you hire a lawyer from our firm, you are getting someone who will:
- Handle all communications on your behalf
- Prepare you for testimony or depositions
- Gather evidence needed to make your case
- Talk to eyewitnesses
- Look into the safety record of this business
- Talk to doctors about your injuries and prognosis
- Calculate fair compensation
You can be sure that we will advocate for you at every stage of the legal process.
Call Our Law Firm Today
If you are ready to pursue a premises liability case, contact our law firm and learn more about how we can help. Ballin, Ballin & Fishman, PC can offer you a free consultation and tell you more about how our lawyers can be of assistance. Call us today.