When a guest is injured in a slip or trip and fall on another person’s property due to a dangerous condition, a negligent property owner may be liable. Important details in slip and fall (premises liability) cases relate to whether or not the property owner was negligent in the following ways:
Insurance companies are typically responsible for paying slip and fall claims when a property owner is negligent. Not surprising to most, insurance companies can be difficult when it comes to fully compensating an injured party and our Federal Way slip and fall attorneys are familiar with their commonly raised defenses to liability. See below for a more detailed explanation of those defenses.
If you have been injured in a slip or trip and fall on someone else’s property, contact our Federal Way slip and fall attorneys at Russell & Hill, PLLC to schedule a consultation. If a property owner’s negligence caused your injuries, you deserve a full and fair recovery for your injuries and damages which may include medical bills, lost wages, lost future earnings, and pain and suffering.