Tallahassee Slip & Fall Accident Attorneys
Getting You the Compensation You Deserve
Fasig | Brooks successfully has prosecuted hundreds of slip and fall cases, with verdicts and settlements ranging from a few hundred to over a million dollars. We have succeeded in claims against Wal-Mart, Winn Dixie, Publix, Home Depot, Albertson’s, IGA, and many others. If you are injured due to a slip and fall accident on another’s premises, you may be entitled to compensation. To be awarded compensation, you must settle your case or file a civil lawsuit.
To settle your case, you need an experienced Tallahassee slip and fall attorney to negotiate on your behalf. If you file a lawsuit, you must prove that the defendant’s negligence led directly to the injury you suffered. Florida businesses have a duty to make reasonable efforts to maintain their premises, keeping floors free of transitory foreign substances. In other words, they have a duty to make a reasonable effort to keep their floors clean. To prove they didn’t make a reasonable effort, you need the trial attorneys at Fasig | Brooks. We represent clients in slip, trip, and fall cases in Tallahassee, Orlando, Jacksonville, and all of Florida.
Common Causes of Slip & Fall Accidents in Orlando & Tallahassee, FL
In our experience, most slip and fall cases result from:
- Wet surfaces
- Uneven surfaces
- Poorly marked signage
- Foreign objects in walkways
- Improperly maintained surfaces
Compensatory & Punitive Damages in Slip & Fall Cases
Determining the extent of the damages and the level of compensation due following a slip and fall accident can be challenging. One must account for present and future medical expenses and additional costs the injury will incur. It takes Tallahassee slip and fall accident lawyers with experience to get it right. At Fasig | Brooks, we’ve been representing slip and fall clients since 1983.
We make certain the compensatory damages that are awarded fully cover your medical bills, lost wages, loss of earning capacity, and any ongoing psychological effects, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). If the defendant was particularly reckless or irresponsible, we seek punitive damages.
Contact us in Tallahassee at (850) 777-7777, Orlando at (407) 286-6000, or Jacksonville at (904) 222-3333 to learn more.