If you or a loved one has been injured in a slip and fall accident that resulted from the negligence of a residential or commercial property owner, you may have a basis to obtain compensation for your injuries.

Slip and Fall Lawyer

Every year, thousands of people sustain serious or fatal injuries as a result of slip and fall accidents. Many slip and fall accidents are caused by the negligence of property owners.

To learn more, contact Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C. We represent clients throughout New York, Long Island and New Jersey.

Liability in a Slip and Fall Case

Property owners are not responsible for all accidents that occur on their property. They are expected, however, to exercise reasonable caution for the safety of others. Property owners must take care to properly operate, supervise and manage their property to protect others from unnecessary risk of harm.

Accidents may occur in a variety of ways, including:

  • Falls on Wet or Slippery Surfaces
  • Falls Caused by Loose Stairway Safety Rails
  • Falls Caused by Excessive Ice Buildup
  • Trips Over Objects (e.g., Obstructed Walkways in A Grocery Store)
  • Falls on Uneven Concrete
  • Falls at Nursing Homes
  • Falls at A Residential Home or Commercial Property

Our lawyers have handled thousands of personal injury cases and have extensive experience in slip and fall claims. As a result of our vast experience, we know how to determine when property owners have been negligent. We know what questions to ask, what evidence to seek, how to investigate the cause of accidents, how to properly gather evidence, and how to build strong cases for our clients.

We understand that many accident victims sustain serious injuries. Such injuries may include broken bones, head trauma, back and neck injuries, and even paralysis. In the most severe cases, slip and fall accidents may cause fatal injuries.

If retained to handle your case, we will work diligently to seek the full compensation you are entitled to receive. We understand that you may be experiencing significant medical, financial and personal challenges at this difficult time. As one of New York’s most distinguished personal injury firms, we are prepared to provide the skilled advocacy and superior client service you require.

Contact Us

If you need to speak with one of our experienced New York or New Jersey personal injury lawyers, we are pleased to offer a free consultation. To contact our New York City office in lower Manhattan, call 212-732-9000.

Call 516-742-0707 to contact our Garden City office or 631-734-2500 to contact our office in Cutchogue, New York.

Call 201-342-0037 to contact our office in Hackensack, New Jersey. You may also contact us by e-mail.

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  • Falls on Wet or Slippery Surfaces
  • Falls Caused by Loose Stairway Safety Rails
  • Falls Caused by Excessive Ice Buildup
  • Trips Over Objects (e.g., Obstructed Walkways in A Grocery Store)
  • Falls on Uneven Concrete
  • Falls at Nursing Homes
  • Falls at A Residential Home or Commercial Property
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