Slip and fall—while it may sound innocuous, it can cause a wide variety of injuries. In Utah, it is generally important to establish that the responsible party had (or should have had) prior knowledge of the hazard before the slip and fall occurred. They must have had reasonable time to correct the problem and provide appropriate warnings. The accident attorneys of Kaufman, Nichols and Kaufman can evaluate the circumstances of your case and let you know your options.
If you have been injured, seek medical treatment as soon as possible. After you have gotten medical help, speak with a knowledgeable accident attorney as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the more difficult it will be to obtain compensation for your injuries.
If you suffer an injury due to a property owner’s negligence, do the following:
- Get the names and phone numbers of witnesses.
- Write down your recollection of the event, including what caused your fall.
- Do not make any statement to an insurance company representative.
- Seek legal counsel immediately.
The accident attorneys of Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman will begin investigating your case immediately. We will work to determine the cause of the accident and the property owner’s liability. We will work closely with your doctor and other medical specialists to identify the true extent of your injuries and the medical treatment and rehabilitation you need to recover to the fullest extent possible. We can also include a demand for any lost wages in your claim if applicable.
We offer decades of legal experience representing accident victims in Ogden and throughout northern Utah and will evaluate the strength of your case. We will listen to your story and obtain every piece of information to give you the advantage.
There can be a lot of confusion when someone gets injured. You have questions; Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman has answers. View our Frequently Asked Questions here.
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If you have been injured due to hazardous conditions on another’s property, consult Kaufman, Nichols & Kaufman immediately.