What To Consider If Involved In A Slip-And-Fall Accident | King Law Firm

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When individuals in North Carolina go shopping, they expect to have a safe store visit. However, slip-and-fall accidents can easily happen if store staff or management fail to keep their workplace free of danger. Here are some important steps to take if you are involved in a slip-and-fall accident.

The most important step to take after a slip-and-fall incident is to seek medical attention. A medical doctor can properly document your injuries and provide you with a proper medical diagnosis.  The doctor can provide you with the treatment needed to stop additional injury. Broken bones, internal injuries, and head Injuries, (concussions) are all fairly common injuries that happen with you have a slip and fall accident

It is also important to notify the company or store owner that you have had an accident.  The owner or manager of the store should be able to produce a written report detailing the incident. It is wise to Obtaining a copy of this report.

Last but not least, hiring an experienced personal injury attorney is crucial. An experienced injury attorney in North Carolina can help with filing a personal injury claim against the business that allegedly caused your injuries due to negligence on its part. Your attorney will make sure that the claim is filed within North Carolina’s statutes of limitations. Your injury attorney’s ultimate goal is to make sure that your rights and best interests are protected.  Successfully defending you may lead to a monetary damage award that may help with medical bills and other costs related to the accident. For a Free consultation, contact the King Law Firm Today.