Trip, Slip and Fall Injuries

Getting hurt in a trip, slip or fall accident isn’t something that you plan for. When the unexpected happens, you may be scared and confused. While you want to do everything possible to protect your rights after a slip and fall, you may not even know where to begin.

What you do after a slip and fall is critically important to get a fair recovery for your claim. Preserving evidence and building your claim after a slip and fall is a matter of verification and documentation. From seeking immediate medical attention to taking photographs to identifying witnesses, much of what you need to do after a slip and fall involves preparing the evidence that verifies your story. Here’s some measure you should consider taking after a slip and fall accident:

 

1. Seek Medical Attention

2. Inspect the Scene

3. Take Photographs

4. Identify Witnesses

5. Make Official Reports

6. Write Things Down

7. Work With An Attorney As Soon As Possible

 

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