Slip and fall accidents are one of the most common types of premises liability cases in the United States.
Whether the injury occurred on public or private property, they mainly occur because the owner or manager ignored a hazardous situation on the premises.
Have you suffered a serious injury after slipping and falling on someone else’s property due to the negligent actions of the owner or manager? Our Kansas City personal injury attorneys can recover the monetary compensation necessary to make a successful recovery without financial hardship. With over a decade of experience, we have an in-depth understanding of Missouri and Kansas laws and court proceedings to guide you through every step of the legal process from beginning to end.
CAUSES OF SLIP & FALL ACCIDENTS
In most cases, slip and fall injury claims are based on a negligence cause of action. To prove the existence of a negligent act, we must establish that the property owner owed the victims a duty of reasonable care, the property owner breached their duty of care, the breach of the duty of care led to an accident, the accident caused physical harm.
COMMON CAUSES OF SLIP AND FALL ACCIDENTS:
- Wet and slippery floors
- Damaged floors and stairs
- Poor lighting
- Icy walkways
- Cluttered floors
- Ditches and potholes
- Uneven surfaces
MILLIONS OF DOLLARS RECOVERED FOR OUR CLIENTS
At Norman and Graves, our Kansas City personal injury lawyers have helped our clients recover millions of dollars throughout the years. By conducting an investigation and gathering evidence necessary to build a vigorous legal strategy, we are confident that we can obtain the same outcome for you.