Carson City Slip and Fall Attorney
An Experienced Slip and Fall Attorney is Just a Phone Call Away
Slip/trip and fall accidents hospitalize thousands of people every year with severe injuries. Slips, trips, and falls can lead to severe injuries like bone fractures, rotator cuff injuries, brain trauma, and even death.
The lawyers at Kilpatrick Bullentini in Carson City are skilled in litigating slip/trip and fall accidents and know how to investigate, prove, and present your case. We will help you get compensation for injuries or death resulting from a fall or accident.
Call us to schedule a consultation with an experienced slip/trip-and-fall attorney about your case.
Why Choose Kilpatrick Bullentini To Handle Your Slip And Fall Case?
We Deliver Results.
Since 1976, we’ve assisted Northern Nevadans to recover from accidents. Our lawyers secure millions of dollars annually for our clients. Our law firm has always put people before profits, and we’ve become a trusted resource for accident victims throughout Northern Nevada.
Competitive Rates. Exceptional Service.
We handle slip/trip and falls in Carson City and the rest of Northern Nevada on a contingent fee basis. This means that you pay only when we win your case.
Our lawyers will assist you with your slip/trip and fall claim. We will obtain records from property owners and handle communication with the insurance company. Hire Kilpatrick Bullentini. We will help you receive the highest possible compensation.
What a Carson City Slip and Fall Attorney Do for You?
We are local, which means that meeting with us face-to-face is easy. Give us a call or send us an email, and we will make time to meet with you at our local office. We also live and work in the same community as our clients, serving our neighbors. Because we live and work in Carson City, we’re familiar with your accident location.
It can be challenging to handle slip/trip-and-fall cases without a lawyer’s help, and working with someone locally is vital to the smooth processing of your case. Unfortunately, courts are skeptical about plaintiffs because of fraudulent slip and fall claims. Soft tissue injuries, emotional distress, and other injuries that are very real yet hard for someone to see are difficult to prove without a lawyer because scans don’t always show clear evidence of the injury. We have the knowledge and ability to uncover the evidence that will prove your case.
Kilpatrick Bullentini’s lawyers will assist you with gathering evidence that will substantiate and prove your claim. We, as Carson City lawyers, can meet with you in person. Meeting with you, getting to know you, and listening to you helps us give you the best legal help as you seek compensation through a settlement offer or trial.
Frequently Asked Questions
What Is a Slip And Fall Accident?
Slip and fall accidents occur when someone slips, trips, or falls on an unreasonably dangerous or hazardous condition. A slip and fall accident is a personal injury case when someone gets hurt on someone else's property.
Property owners or other responsible parties can be held legally responsible for accidents in a premises liability case. You may receive compensation if you prove you were injured in a slip-and-fall accident in Carson City. Your claim will seek to hold the property owner or other responsible party liable for your injuries.
You may have a successful slip/trip and fall claim when a property owner fails to keep his or her property reasonably safe. Consult a Carson City slip and fall attorney to determine whether you can make a claim for damages.
Who Can Be Held Responsible For A Slip And Fall Accident?
Slip/trip and fall accidents are governed by Nevada’s premises liability laws. A property owner can be held responsible if someone gets hurt due to a dangerous condition present on someone else's property. To hold a property owner responsible for severe injuries or damages, you may need the help of an experienced Carson City premises liability lawyer, like those from Kilpatrick Bullentini. Our firm has helped clients with different types of injuries, including back injuries, bone fractures, severe brain and spinal cord injuries, and families of injured people who have died as a result of their injuries.
What Type Of Evidence Can Help Prove Negligence For Your Slip/Trip And Fall Accident?
To receive compensation for a slip and fall injury, you must demonstrate that the defendant is responsible. Experiencing pain and suffering and filing a lawsuit isn't enough. You need to establish negligence.
If you or someone you know has been injured on someone else’s property, report the incident right away to the property owner (if known) or an employee of the property owner. Ask them to make an incident report and take photographs of the area where you fell. Be sure to keep all emails, text messages, photos, and reports that are made in relation to your accident.
In a slip-and-fall claim, the burden of proof falls on the victim. Property managers and insurance firms often argue that the victims of slip and fall accidents are wholly or partially at fault. Carson City lawyers handling slip and fall cases need strong evidence to hold the property owner responsible. This evidence will need to connect the negligence of the property owner to the injury that you sustained.
Our attorneys can help. Call us for a free consultation.