Parking lots are dangerous enough around Long Island—don’t they seem to attract every distracted driver and speeder? But poor design, lack of maintenance and hidden defects can make them even more hazardous for pedestrians and lead to serious injuries.
What are some common causes of parking lot slips, trips and falls?
- Pot holes
- Cracks in the pavement
- Loose gravel
- Uneven surface
- Broken signs and other debris from a store or business
- Snow, sleet or ice that is not cleared in a timely matter
- Inadequate lighting can cause problems on its own or lead to a slip from another risk factor
These parking lot accidents can lead to serious injuries, including broken bones, concussions, fractured ankles, torn tendons and ligaments, dislocations, back and neck injuries and traumatic brain injuries.
Did you fall and get hurt in a parking lot?
If so, you probably have questions, as well as new medical expenses. We can help provide you with information and answers by setting up a free consultation. Our experienced lawyers will make sure to answer all your questions, discuss your legal options and let you know the best course of action.
We will fully investigate the accident and collect all possible evidence. This may include surveillance camera footage, expert testimony and witness interviews. In addition, we will ensure that your doctors provide the necessary medical information to document your injuries and justify the costs. We will ensure you have the best case to back up your injuries and help get collect the money you need for current medical costs, future medical care, lost wages and pain and suffering.
Our proven record has helped people throughout Long Island collect the maximum compensation for their injuries.
Call us to set up a free consultation or contact us here and let us explore your legal options.