Few things are worse than sustaining an injury due to no fault of your own. Unfortunately, this is something that happens to very many people every single day. One of the more common types of slip or trip and fall accidents in Long Island and NYC is stairway accidents. If you’ve been hurt due to dangerous stairway conditions, a seasoned stairway accident lawyer from our legal team is here to help you fight for your rightful compensation. Contact Zlotolow & Associates today to learn more about what we can do for you.
At Zlotolow & Associates, we are aggressive negotiators and skilled litigators. Our New York slip and fall lawyer will build a strong case for compensation by:
Our objective as your personal injury attorneys will be to ensure you do not face a financial burden because of your accident. You should never be left with debt due to someone else’s mistake.
Though stairway accidents can occur for several reasons, they are often the result of dangerous stairway conditions. Just some of the most common stairway hazards that we see are as follows:
After sustaining an injury in a stairway accident, the first thing you should do is call the police sot hey can write up a report of the incident and send medical attention your way. After you call the police, you should try to take the following steps:
In most cases, the statute of limitations for personal injury claims in New York City is three years, but it is drastically shorter if you were injured on property owned by a municipality or the city. In this case, you’ll only have 90 days from the date of your accident to file a Notice of Claim. Our firm is ready to fight for you today. All you need to do is reach out.
The bottom line is that if you’ve been unfairly harmed due to dangerous stairway conditions, the time to act is now. Our legal team is here to help you explore your options and fight for the compensation you deserve and need to make a swift recovery. Contact Zlotolow & Associates today to schedule your free initial consultation with our dedicated New York personal injury law firm.