Most of us take at least a weekly trip to the supermarket, but we never expect anything out of the ordinary to occur while we’re there. Unfortunately, supermarket accidents and injuries are actually quite common, and if you’ve been injured due to dangerous grocery store conditions, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Read on and contact our dedicated Rockland County supermarket accident lawyers today to learn more about what we can do for you.
No one should have to fight the uphill battle for financial compensation after an injury on their own. Fortunately, you don’t have to with the skilled Rockland County slip and fall lawyers from our firm in your corner.
Grocery store accidents are, perhaps unsurprisingly, frequently the result of dangerous premises conditions. Some of the most common safety hazards we see arise in supermarkets are as follows:
If you were injured in a supermarket due to any of the aforementioned, there is a strong chance that you will qualify for compensation, but you’ll first need to satisfy the burden of proof.
If possible, you should try and take several steps after your accident to document the circumstances of your injury and maximize your chances of recovering compensation. If possible, try to do the following:
The statute of limitations for most premises liability claims in New York State is three years, which gives you no more than 36 months from the date of your accident to file your personal injury claim. Our firm stands ready to help you today.
The bottom line is that if you’ve been hurt due to no fault of your own under any circumstance, you need an advocate in your corner who will fight for the full and fair compensation to which you are entitled. Contact Mitchell J. Schroeder, P.C. today to schedule your free case evaluation with our dedicated Nyack-based personal injury law firm.