SLIP & FALL CASE
Years of Experience
If you have been injured in a Rhode Island slip and fall accident on someone else’s property, whether commercial or residential, it is important to consult with a Rhode Island personal injury lawyer who has experience with Rhode Island slip and fall cases as soon as possible after the incident.
Attorney Jared Tomassi has over 15 years of experience as an independent adjuster for insurance companies nationwide, which has given him valuable insight into how “the other side” analyzes Rhode Island slip and fall claims. He has the skill and perspective to effectively fight for your best interests and to ensure that you obtain maximum compensation for your injuries.
What To Do After A Slip And Fall
Obtain the names and contact information of any witnesses to the accident
Keep an accurate record of the expenses you incurred as a result of the accident (e.g. prescriptions, lost time and wages, medical treatment, household takes services that you could no longer do yourself)
Take pictures and/or video of your injuries
Take pictures and/or video of the area where you fell and of the hazard that caused the slip and fall accident
Contact Tomassi Law Associates today for a free initial consultation with an experienced Rhode Island slip and fall accident lawyer at our Warwick, Rhode Island office or schedule a free at-home, at-work or at-hospital appointment any where in Rhode Island. For Rhode Island personal injury cases, there is no fee unless you recover.
Determining If You Have A Claim
Negligent maintenance of a commercial or residential property can cause serious injuries, even resulting in wrongful death. Property owners have a duty to keep their property free of dangerous conditions and hazards and properly maintain their premises to prevent accidents and injuries. At Tomassi Law Associates we are experienced in evaluating Rhode Island slip and fall accident claims on behalf of victims and their families.
A Rhode Island slip and fall accident resulting from the negligent maintenance of a property can leave you out of work or permanently injured. If you have been hurt in a slip and fall accident, take steps to protect your rights and contact us today. We will promptly investigate your claim and fight for the maximum compensation you deserve.
You may be able to seek compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages and other monetary damages if you have been injured as a result of a Rhode Island slip and fall accident on the premises of a commercial or residential property. Dangerous premises include:
Water, ice or snow on a walking surface
Hidden hazards, including any object that may cause one to slip or trip and fall
Negligent maintenance of security or locks
Broken or missing handrails
Broken or missing guardrails
What To Do If You Are Injured
If you have been injured in a Rhode Island slip and fall accident on someone’s property, it is advisable that you get advice from a personal injury lawyer who has experience in Rhode Island personal injury cases as soon as possible after the incident. Some steps that you can take to assist the personal injury lawyer with the case are:
Do not discuss the accident with anyone
Try to obtain the names, addresses and phone numbers of any witnesses to the accident
Keep an accurate record of your expenses and receipts for things such as prescriptions, lost time and wages, medical treatment, household services that you could not do yourself as a result of the accident, etc…
Take pictures and/or video of all the injuries you sustained and any damage to your property
Take pictures and/or video of the area and the of the hazard that caused the slip and fall accident
Contact Us and meet with a Rhode Island personal injury attorney as soon as possible to protect and preserve your rights and interests.