6 Steps You Need to Take to File a Slip and Fall Claim in Florida
Report Your InjuriesThe property owner or manager should be notified directly. They will document the incident and they can contact emergency medical help if needed. It is recommended that you request your own copy of their documentation and that you decline their requests to sign anything until you have consulted a legal professional.
Collect Witness InformationIdentifying potential witnesses and getting their contact information following the incident is very important because they could be impossible to locate later. The injured party is advised not to discuss specifics of the incident with witnesses because their statements could later be used against them.
Photo/Video Documentation of Scene and InjuriesDetails like the specific hazard that you encountered will likely not be present to document later. Any photos or videos you are able to obtain that can help more accurately recreate the scene will be invaluable for your case.
Take Detailed NotesIn addition to the photos and videos, you should keep written documentation of any and all details relevant to your accident and injuries. Your notes should provide a highly detailed account of just how the incident occurred.
Seek Medical TreatmentIf emergency medical treatment is needed, the property owner or manager should have them dispatched upon notification of the incident. If you choose not to receive emergency services, you should make an appointment with your primary care physician as soon as possible. It is also important to notify medical personnel that your injuries occurred due to a slip and fall incident. You should ask them to document all injuries no matter how minor they may seem.
Contact Casas Law FirmCasas Law will schedule a free case consultation to go over the specifics of the incident and the injuries you suffered as a result. Using their legal knowledge and experience, they will help you determine the next steps to take to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Casas Law in West Palm Beach, FL can answer your premises liability questions and help you determine if you should file a slip and fall to seek compensation for your slip and fall injuries.
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