Philadelphia Lawyer for Snow and Ice Slip and Fall Injury
One of the largest causes of orthopedic injuries is slip and fall injuries from ice and snow. Over the past several years, the northeast section of the United States has seen some of the worst winter weather conditions. Injury claims from slipping and falling from snow and ice accumulations are among the most prevalent. At the Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin, PC, our attorney's and staff have handled thousands of injury claims which resulted from snow and ice. If you or a loved one were injured as a result of slipping and falling from snow and ice accumulations, we are here to help assist you with your claim. Consultations are always free.
The most common injuries seen from snow and ice related slip and falls include:
- Head injuries
- Fractured arms
- Fractured leg
- Fractured ankles
- Back and Neck injuries
- Wrist fractures
- Brain injuries
While it is clear to everyone that ice and snow can cause a person to fall, the responsibility of the person or persons for keeping the general public safe varies depending on the facts of your particular accident. At the Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin PC, our attorney's and staff take detailed information about the happening of your fall. We have the requisite knowledge to determine what proofs are required to achieve a successful monetary award for your accident. If you or a loved one were injured in a snow and ice fall, call our office for a free consultation. If we decide to undertake your case, our no recovery, no fee or cost is guaranteed.
Here are some of the ways that snow and ice play a role in your injury case:
- You Slip and Fall on a Sidewalk where the homeowner/store owner/property owner failed to shovel the snow, salt or sand within 6 hours of the most recent snow fall.
- There was a snow fall and in the days that follow, the piled snow melts and then refreezes when the temperature drops below freezing.
- Something from the property itself causes ice to form such as a gutter overflowing.
At the Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin, PC, our Attorney's and Staff can identify the specific proofs needed depending on how the incident occurred. Many times, residents of Pennsylvania do not believe that they have a claim so it is important that you call an experience law firm for free legal advice. Slip and falls from snow and ice are difficult cases prove and it is ideal that if you or a loved one were injured in a fall from slipping on snow and/or ice, that you contact an attorney as soon as possible so that an investigation can begin immediately.
This content was written on behalf of Greg Prosmushkin.