Slip and Fall, Trip and Fall and Other Accidents Lead to Many Injuries! Personal Injury Lawyer New York: The Bronx
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There are an enormous number of injuries that can result from a slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall accident.
These injuries from a fall can range from minor sprains to deadly head injuries. And in between, there are injuries that can happen to every part of your body. Until you fall on an escalator, you don’t realize that your hair can quickly become a part of your body that can suffer serious injury, and that the injury can be a painful injury to your scalp or your skull. The same holds true for legs, arms, wrists and knees, and also to your neck, back and head. Injuries to any of these body parts can be dangerous and debilitating.
This is why you need the best personal injury law firm you can find to handle your case. It’s why you need to call Feiner & Lavy.
The cost of injuries suffered is staggering! According to a CDC study based on 2019 figures, injuries resulted in more than $4.2 trillion in economic losses! That comes to nearly $13,000 for every man, woman and child in the United States. These are staggering numbers.
The reasons for these injuries are numerous, but we think the point demonstrates how expensive injuries are to individuals, businesses, and society as a whole.
This is a reason the lawyers are Feiner & Lavy are so concerned for you and for fighting for your injury settlement. We witness the personal costs – the cost of immediate treatment for an injury, treatment for follow-up rehabilitation, wages and professional opportunity lost, ancillary costs, the cost of a loss of enjoyment of your life, the potential cost of long-term care. These are painful, difficult, traumatic events in a person’s life that affect their entire family, and we are here to help you get through it and to keep your family from losing all of the assets you’ve saved throughout your life.
If you look in the categories under this area, we try to provide you with a guide to the kind of injury you may have suffered, whether it’s a broken arm, broken leg, back or neck injury, a burn, or a head injury. We want our clients to be well- informed and to know that we are here to provide you with as much information as you need to understand what is happening with a legal proceeding. When someone is injured in an accident, we tell them to do three things:
1) Take care of yourself! We want more information, but the most important thing is for you to get the care and treatment you need ASAP.
2) File a police report and remember your surroundings. If someone is with you, ask them to take pictures and video of the area. It’s helpful if we know the situation that led to your injury and if there are any cameras that can be helpful.
3) Call Feiner & Lavy, the best personal injury firm in the Bronx, for a free case consultation!
Once you have gone for medical treatment, the property owner, their law firm and their insurance company will get to work to try to figure out how to avoid paying what you are entitled to for your injury. It sounds dishonest, but this is their job.
The careless maintenance people who left a mess that led to your fall may disappear, and the area that was a mess will be quickly cleaned up. It’s helpful to know more about these conditions. Our investigators can figure it out if necessary but having pictures or video can be really helpful.
At Feiner & Lavy, we are here for you. We know all the different injury types, and we understand how to deal with each kind we encounter. As a local Bronx personal injury law firm, we know our clients, our courts and our borough. We hope to help you win the maximum settlement for your injury.