Helping Those Injured In Slip-And-Fall Accidents
If you have been injured due to the negligence of a property owner, you are entitled to compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other types of damages. This area of law is known as premises liability.
At Parranto & Applegate in Santa Rosa, California, we represent people who have suffered serious injuries in all types of premises liability cases, including:
Slip-and-fall accidents in grocery stores, shopping malls and other public places
Trip-and-fall accidents in stairways of apartment buildings, caused by missing or inadequate handrails, uneven steps or rotten wood
Injuries in parking lots and sidewalks caused by broken concrete, potholes and other lack of repair
What Should I Do If I Was Injured On Someone Else's Property?
To protect your rights to compensation, it is important to contact an attorney as soon as possible. Here are some examples of things that need to be done right away:
- Report the accident to the store manager, property manager or owner right away.
- Obtain medical care for your injuries. This is needed not only for your physical recovery, but also to prove your damages in court.
- Take pictures or videos. A property owner make take quick action to repair the conditions that caused your accident. Without evidence of the dangerous property conditions, we may have difficulty proving your case.
- Take names, addresses and telephone numbers of witnesses.
Case Results: Attorney Julia Parranto obtained a verdict of $185,000 for a client after a gurney collapsed in a hospital, injuring the client. Read more about our verdicts and settlements.
Call A Lawyer Today
Protect your rights if you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident. Call (707) 573-8868 or fill out the contact form on this website to arrange a consultation with attorney Julia Parranto. Our law office is located in Santa Rosa in the heart of the Sonoma and Napa Valley wine region of Northern California.