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Roseville Slip and Fall Attorneys

Providing Slip and Fall Attorney Services in Roseville, Rocklin, LincolnGranite BayFolsom and throughout California

Providing Slip and Fall Attorney Services in Roseville, Rocklin, Lincoln, Granite Bay, Folsom and throughout CaliforniaAccording to the Center for Disease Control, millions of people visit emergency rooms each year following slip and fall accidents.  Falls can cause serious injuries including broken bones and traumatic brain injuries, making it difficult for victims to live independently.   The CDC also reports that falls are among the top causes of death from unintentional injuries.   If you or a loved one have been seriously injured as a result of a slip and fall accident, it is important that you contact the experienced slip and fall attorneys at Amerio Law Firm at (916) 419-1111 immediately to discuss your case.

Slip & Fall Accidents

Property owners in California, whether governmental or private, are required by law to keep their premises reasonably safe for pedestrians. If you were seriously injured in a slip and fall accident, call the slip & fall attorneys at Amerio Law Firm immediately to see how we can help. We have decades of experience fighting on behalf of victims who have been injured in premise liability and slip & fall accidents caused by the negligence of business owners, store managers, and government agencies in Roseville and throughout California.

Common causes of slip and fall accidents include

  • Wet floors
  • Potholes
  • Inadequate lighting
  • Unrepaired carpet damage
  • Ice or snow buildup
  • Cracked sidewalks
  • Inadequate stairway handrails
  • Tree roots
  • Slippery and dangerous flooring
  • Water, oil, or other liquids on the floor
  • Improperly designed stairs

Proving Negligence

Many slip and fall accidents could have been prevented with proper maintenance or by exercising reasonable care in making the property safe. If there are hazards that cannot be fixed or corrected, the property owner or renter is required to adequately warn visitors of the hazard.

Business or property owners are liable for a slip or trip and fall accident if they fail to properly maintain their premises and/or when they fail to adequately warn visitors of such potential hazards.  California laws are among the strictest in the nation in terms of personal injury and slip and fall litigation.  Slip and fall accidents can be very difficult cases to prove. The insurance industry knows that juries can place significant blame on the injured victim for being inattentive to conditions.  Therefore, it is important that you hire an experienced slip & fall attorney to fight for the justice and compensation you deserve if you have been injured due to a sip and fall because of someone else’s negligence.  Below are the facts your slip & fall law personal injury law requires proving who was at fault for a slip and fall injury. The law requires that a plaintiff be able to prove that the defendant acted in a negligent manner. When determining liability in a premises lawsuit, the following facts must be proven against the defendant:

  • They were the direct cause of the incident.  For example, torn carpeting or was not repaired or spilled liquid on the floor not being cleaned up.
  • They should have known about the dangerous condition but failed to take action.
  • A reasonable person caring for the property would have discovered the problem and rectified it.
  • The employees or property owner knew that a dangerous condition would cause harm to an individual.
  • They failed to clean up a spill or hazard.
  • They failed to warn of the danger to their customers or visitors by not placing cones or signs around the obstacle or hazard.
  • An employee or property owner was was the direct cause of the hazard.

Proving negligence in a slip & fall case can be tricky, so contact the slip & fall attorneys at Amerio Law Firm today for your free case evaluation at (916) 419-1111 to see how we can help. 

The law does not require that property owners or businesses insure your safety at all times, but they are required to prevent defective conditions when they know about them or should have known about them. Business owners, stores, and property owners routinely contend that they did not have time remedy the condition that caused you to slip and fall.  They may even deny that the condition ever existed.   If you have been injured from in a slip and fall accident, do not try to battle the property or business owner alone, call us now to see how we can help.