People love to visit Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, to enjoy its great golf courses, its water recreation opportunities and its overall beauty. Sadly, many tourists are injured while on vacation as a result of slip-and-fall accidents at their hotel or while sightseeing.
Slip-and-fall accidents are one of the leading causes of injuries in the U.S. If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident, a property owner, operator or manager may be liable. At Finger, Melnick & Brooks, P.A., we have recovered significant settlements for people who have been injured in slip-and-fall accidents that resulted from someone else's negligence.
If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall accident or any other type of incident, you may deserve to be compensated for your medical bills, lost wages and any pain and suffering you have endured.
Contact A Beaufort County Trip-And-Fall Attorney As Quickly As Possible
Slip-and-fall cases are challenging to prove. In order to prevail, a slip-and-fall attorney must establish not only the existence of a dangerous condition but also the property owner's actual or constructive knowledge of that condition. We have obtained sizable settlements for clients in slip-and-fall injury cases
If you or someone you love has been injured in a slip-and-fall accident, it's important to contact us soon as possible. In order to establish premises liability, our lawyers and investigators will begin investigating immediately. The steps they will take include:
- Conduct a site inspection to ascertain the dangerous condition that caused the slip-and-fall accident.
- Secure evidence of the dangerous condition before it "disappears."
- Track down witnesses to the slip-and-fall accident or with knowledge of the dangerous condition.
- Locate proof of prior complaints about the dangerous condition or of prior slip-and-fall accidents at the same location.
- Have medical professionals diagnose your injuries so they can testify on your behalf in court.
It may not be obvious which property owners and operators can be held responsible for your accident. Our attorneys are highly skilled at reviewing all aspects of personal injury cases to make sure we hold all responsible parties liable, whether they are individuals or business entities, and that we recover the full amount you deserve.
We offer a free initial consultation in which you can get answers to your questions. To schedule an appointment with a Hilton Head slip-and-fall lawyer call 843-681-7000 or email us.
Our personal injury cases are taken on a contingency basis. That means you do not pay for our services unless we obtain a favorable settlement or resolution for you, either through negotiation or in court.