Slip and Fall

How Long Do I Have to File a Claim After a Slip-and-Fall Injury?

For a slip and fall injury, Florida has a four-year statute of limitations. This means that you have a lot of time to start legal proceedings for your personal injury of Florida. However, you’ll want to be diligent in filing your claim in order to maximize the possible compensation for your damages. Taking Immediate Actions It is of the utmost importance that you seek immediate medical care for your injuries and file an incident report. Don’t forget to keep a copy of the report. Aside from.. [Read More…]

Slip and Falls: The Burden is on You!

Aside from automobile accidents, slip and falls are the most common source of personal injuries. Did you know that a recent change in Florida law now places the burden on the injured party to identify the substance that caused them to fall? So, while most people are not just in pain and embarrassed having just fallen usually in a public place in full view of spectators, the law now requires them to determine the substance that caused them to fall and most likely, its origin. One.. [Read More…]