Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. is honored to serve people across Brooklyn and all of New York City with quality legal representation when faced with a serious injury because of a slip and fall accident. In most slip and fall cases, the injured party will have to prove the negligence of a property owner. If that person knew or should have known about a hazard, they can be held liable for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and legal fees. If you were injured because of weather-related conditions, you need to act quickly as collecting evidence is time-sensitive. If you were injured on municipal property, you are facing a more challenging lawsuit, including strict guidelines and a higher legal standard. The legal team at Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. is ready to assess your case, guide you through your options, and represent your interests in and out of court. If you need our legal services, do not hesitate to contact our Brooklyn firm for a consultation today.
Pedestrians are constantly at risk when navigating the walking surfaces of Brooklyn and New York City. Many factors lead to accidents on the sidewalks of all New York communities, including the conditions of the sidewalk and the negligence of property owners. Sidewalk accidents can lead to serious, life-altering injuries, including spinal cord injuries, bone fractures, concussions, and muscle damage. When one is subject to serious injuries, they may face overwhelming medical bills and lost wages.
In Brooklyn and New York City, parking lots and parking garages allow commuters and visitors easy access to a variety of commercial, private, and public properties, including schools, office buildings, shopping centers, apartments, airports, and more. Property owners are responsible for the conditions of their parking structures. They have an obligation to keep the surfaces reasonably clear of hazards.
Weather conditions play a large role in personal injury cases across Brooklyn and New York City. When you navigate the city’s walking surfaces, you are at risk for a slip and fall caused by a number of factors. Slip and falls caused by snow and ice can cause a wide range of serious injuries, including bone fractures, spinal cord injuries, concussions, and more. A slip and fall because of snow or ice can physically and financially impact your life and livelihood, subjecting you to overwhelming medical bills and lost wages.
When pedestrians navigate the walking surfaces of Brooklyn and New York City, they may be walking on municipal property. Similar to other property owners, municipalities are responsible for keeping their walking surfaces free of hazardous conditions. If your municipality knew or should have reasonably known about the hazard and did not act to rectify the situation, you may be able to hold them accountable for their negligence.
People who frequent supermarkets often don’t understand the dangers that exist in the grocery aisles. Consumers trust that the staff and management will take all precautions to secure our safety as we navigate the store. Store staff is responsible for continuously monitoring the aisles for anything that could injure a shopper. This is not always the case. Not all stores are held to a standard that consumers expect and when the staff is negligent, it can cause a multitude of injuries.
From a trip and fall grocery store case to a wrongful death action resulting from an elevator accident, our knowledgeable slip and fall injury lawyers in Brooklyn, NY are committed to working diligently on client lawsuits, with a goal of achieving the best and desired compensation results. We assist clients in recovering compensation for a wide range of premises liability injuries, including lawsuits and claims for property accidents involving dangerous conditions, dangerous animals, and dangerous workplaces.
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured as a result of a personal injury accident, please contact the Brooklyn brain injury attorneys at Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. There are always challenges in dealing with the aftermath of a significant personal injury. We are very aware that in serious injury or catastrophic injury cases, you need help now. Rest assured that our compassionate Brooklyn attorneys will assist you in getting all the help available to you in addition to prosecuting your case.
At the Brooklyn, New York law firm of Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C., we are highly aware that in cases involving serious injuries such as brain injuries or spinal cord injuries, you need help now. We will make sure you get all the assistance available to you as soon as possible. We also understand that the cost of a brain or catastrophic spinal cord injury often extends over the life of an accident injury victim. Recovering damages associated with future medical expenses, lost earnings, and loss in quality of life is essential in securing your and your family’s future financial health.