Slip and Fall Accident Attorneys in Columbia, Maryland
Whenever you enter someone else’s property, you should not have to be concerned that there are unsafe conditions that could result in serious injuries. Often, slip and fall accidents come as a complete shock to the victims. These accidents can happen anywhere, such as in hotels, parking lots, supermarkets, and they take us by surprise. However, when a property owner fails to make sure there are no hazardous conditions present, innocent people can become seriously injured. If you have been seriously injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, it is important to consider your legal options. The attorneys at Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates are ready to take on your case. Our firm has over 30 years of experience representing victims of negligence. Contact our firm today.
Slip and fall accidents can have detrimental impacts on an individual for years to come. In Maryland, there are a variety of different types of slip and fall accidents that may occur. Our firm has decades of experience representing clients who have been seriously injured as a result of another party’s negligence, including those who have been injured in:
- Hotel Accidents
- Elevator Accidents
- Parking Lot Accidents
- Sidewalk Accidents
- Snow and Ice Accidents
- Supermarket Accidents
Statutes of Limitations
If you intend to bring a claim against the party that caused you to become injured, you must abide by Maryland’s statute of limitations. This is simply a deadline by which you are required to file your claim against the other party. In the state of Maryland, the statute of limitations is 3 years from the date of the accident. If you fail to take legal action by this date, you will be barred from doing so and may ultimately cause yourself to miss out on significant compensation.
If you have been seriously injured in a slip and fall accident in the state of Maryland, you may be entitled to compensation for the burdens that you have faced. A successful claim will allow you to recover compensation, known as damages, for the physical, emotional, and financial burdens that you have faced as a result of the accident. Damages fall into two categories: economic and non-economic. Some of the economic damages you may be able to recover include medical bills, lost wages, the cost of rehabilitation, and more. Non-economic damages may include emotional distress, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, and more.
Contact Our Firm
If another person’s negligence caused you to become seriously injured, it is important to consider your legal options. Slip and fall accidents can have significant impacts on your life for years down the road. For strong legal representation after a slip and fall accident in Maryland, you can rely on Lloyd J. Eisenberg & Associates. Contact our firm today.