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Helping You Recieve What You Deserve
Injuries can occur anywhere — on public property, at the grocery store, or on someone else’s property. Often, these injuries could have been prevented if the owner of the property had taken proper care of the premises.
For example, store owners have a responsibility to keep their walks shoveled in the winter and their floors free of slippery spots all year round. If you were not adequately warned of such dangerous spots and tripped and fell as a result, you could sue for damages.
Many factors go into whether or not you have a valid personal injury case. Schedule a free consultation with a personal injury attorney at Shay & Associates Law Firm, LLC so that you can determine if your case is worth pursuing — before paying a cent for our services. If your case is worth pursuing, we will do everything we can to help you receive the compensation you deserve.
When You Should Call Your Attorney
It is the responsibility of a property owner to make sure that their property is well-maintained in order to prevent injury to guests or patrons. This can mean hiring a property management company or groundskeeper to maintain walkways, stairways and driveways for the outdoors. There will also need to be maintenance indoors, in the case of apartment properties. They are responsible for harm to their tenants by eliminating structural defects, drowning hazards and environmental hazards like mold, lead or carbon monoxides.
Our slip and fall attorneys represent your interests when property owners want to make your fall your fault. If your incident happened at a friend or family members home, we know it can be emotionally trying. But the property owner’s homeowners’ or renters’ insurance covers you if you hurt yourself. Don’t hesitate to call us whenever you’re hurt in a fall.
Shay & Associates Law Firm, LLC personal injury lawyers are there for you to help get compensation when you’ve slipped and fallen in Illinois. You only have a short window to file a claim. Contact us immediately so we can get started.