Slip & Fall Accident Lawyer in Charleston
Elite & Advantageous Representation for Premises Liability Cases
Slip and fall accidents are among the most prevalent types of accidents that prompt premises liability claims. In many of these cases, these types of accidents occur when a landowner is irresponsible and creates or allows a scenario where visitors to the property are endangered. Our team at Traywick Law Offices in Charleston, South Carolina understands the complex nature of the laws that govern these types of accidents. Premises liability law in South Carolina may be complicated, but with the right attorney on your side it is possible to recover the compensation you deserve. We can help.
Determining Fault in a Slip & Fall Case
In order for your case to be successful, you must demonstrate that your injury was caused because of a property owner’s negligence. The central question is: Did the defendant—in this case, the property owner—act reasonably? The law requires landowners to maintain a reasonable standard of care in the maintenance and upkeep of their properties. Our lawyer can help you access your case and determine whether or not there was an actionable breach of the landowner’s duty of care.
What Causes Slip & Fall Accidents?
A major cause of serious injuries and even death in the United States every year, it’s a good idea to be aware of the risk factors that can cause slip and fall or trip and fall accidents.
Some examples of hazardous conditions that may cause slip and fall accidents include:
- Wet floor
- Icy / snowy sidewalks or walkways
- Absence of railings
- Slippery spills not cleaned up within a reasonable time frame
No matter what caused your accident, our team at Traywick Law Offices can be there for you in the aftermath. We urge you to speak with our team promptly.
Schedule a free, no-obligation case review with a Charleston personal injury attorney when you call us at (843) 606-5909, or use our online form to make an appointment.