East Village Slip & Fall Lawyer

Slip and fall accident

East Village, NYC Slip and Fall Lawyers

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At the law office of Michael J. Redenburg, Esq. P.C., we have successfully handled numerous slip and fall accident cases and obtained maximum compensation on behalf of our clients. Commercial insurance carriers are aware of our reputation for aggressively handling slip and fall accidents.

If you have suffered an injury due to a slip and fall accident that occurred on someone else’s property, you may be entitled to financial compensation. East Village slip and fall lawyers can be your guide through each part of the legal process by gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, reviewing medical reports and negotiating fair compensation on your behalf. We are also fully prepared to file a lawsuit and go to trial if necessary.

Our priority is to help you move forward and to protect your rights as an injury victim. We have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for our personal injury clients and as a law firm, we have more than 15 years of experience. Your consultation is free and you have no obligation to hire us. We do get not paid unless we obtain a recovery for you, either by way of settlement or trial verdict.

Establishing Your Damages Claim in an East Village, NYC Slip and Fall

Slip and fall cases can be complex and difficult to prove. However, they are an opportunity to hold East Village property owners accountable for their negligence.

To recover for a slip and fall accident, the plaintiff must establish that there was a dangerous condition present at the location where the incident took place, and also prove that the property owner was negligent – with that negligence resulting in an injury entitling the accident victim to money damages.

An experienced slip and fall lawyer knows how to gather the evidence to support such a claim. At Michael J. Redenburg, Esq. P.C., we have been preparing and trying slip and fall cases for many years and know exactly what to look for when building a slip and fall case. We work quickly to:

  • Interview witnesses
  • Obtain evidence that may be useful for the case
  • Take pictures of the injuries that were sustained
  • Order medical records
  • Obtain a copy of the accident report

Working quickly is important when handling East Village, NYC slip and fall cases because once the accident has occurred, property owners may attempt to fix the issue and then claim that the plaintiff is making things up and there was never an accident that happened in the first place.

Proving Negligence in a Slip and Fall Accident

Negligence in a slip and fall case is measured as a failure to live up to an obligation known as a duty to exercise reasonable care to prevent other people from getting injured. In these types of cases, property owners can fail to uphold a duty of care by not cleaning up a spill, not putting up warning signs to alert visitors of a dangerous condition in a walkway or failing to make repairs to a staircase.

Some factors to consider when trying to prove negligence with respect to a slip and fall injury may include:

  • Whether the property owner knew or should have known about the obstacle or hazard that caused your injury;
  • Whether the property owner did not take reasonable steps to fix the hazard or eliminate it;
  • Whether the owner failed to display signs warning about a dangerous condition on the property;
  • Whether the owner was the one who damaged the property.

The property owner’s legal responsibility for your safety depends on your status on the property. If you were an invitee – which means you had permission to enter the property – then the owner must exercise ordinary care. This means maintaining the premises in such a way as to prevent non-trespassers from suffering an injury.

What Type of Compensation Can I Recover for My East Village, NYC Slip and Fall Accident?

  • Pain and Suffering
  • Disabilities Created as a Result of an Injury
  • Disfigurement
  • Embarrassment
  • Emotional Distress
  • Medical Expenses
  • Past Lost Wages
  • Future Lost Wages
  • Funeral Costs
  • Loss of Consortium (Care, comfort, or companionship of a loved one)
  • Loss of Future Economic Support

Contact us now to schedule a free, no obligation, in-office consultation at 212-240-9465 and learn how we can help get the Wheels of Justice spinning for you today!

Client Reviews

I had a very positive experience working with Mr. Redenburg. He handled my personal injury case which was successfully settled over the course of two years. He was extremely diligent, knowledgeable and...

- Dawn N.

Michael Redenburg took over my [car accident] case when my past attorney retired from my case. My past attorney was the one who recommended him to me I can say it was the best choice he ever made. He is very...

- Fernando H.

Michael Redenburg is great at what he does. He helped me though the case after my accident helped me with everything. I didn't have to speak with the insurance company about anything he handled and in the end...

- Tamika

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