Slip and Fall Accident Lawyer
Farrah Martinez, PLLC, handles slip and fall cases where an individual enters the property of another and has been seriously injured as a result of a dangerous condition. This can occur through a slip and fall on a wet floor at a retail center, a trip and fall over an out of place object or an uneven surface or even a fall from broken stairs at an apartment complex that occurred on a property owned by another. Slips and falls can be extremely painful and debilitating and may even require surgery or physical therapy. Don’t take chances. Call Farrah Martinez, PLLC, and get the care and compensation you need.
Slip and Fall Claims and Premise Liability Law
A Slip and Fall Claim, also referred to as a trip and fall, is a personal injury claim within the area of law called inadequate security. In Texas, a property owner is held responsible for the injuries and accidents that occur on their property if the owner knew or should have known the property posed a danger and failed to exercise reasonable precautions to ensure the safety of their guests. Texas inadequate security laws tend to favor the property owner and the injured party has the burden to prove that the property owner had notice of the dangerous condition and failed to repair. That’s why you need Farrah Martinez, PLLC, in your corner.
A Slip and Fall Claimant Must Show:
- The property owner owed a duty of care to you and failed to
- The property owner failed to exercise proper care caused your injury
- You, the injured party, suffered a loss, was severely injured and suffered damages as a result of injury. These damages would include loss of wages or earnings, medical bills, prescription expenses and possible exemplary damages which are often referred to as “special damages”.