Tulsa Slip and Fall Accident Attorneys
When you suffer injuries as a result of a slip and fall accident, you can count on Boettcher, Devinney, Ingle & Wicker to help you get the compensation you need to recover in a claim.
Slip and fall accidents are one of the most common causes of personal injuries. When they occur in public places, victims are often embarrassed and may tend to downplay the incident or the damages they suffer. Unfortunately, slips and falls can impact your health for years into the future. At Boettcher, Devinney, Ingle & Wicker, our Tulsa slip and fall accident attorneys are dedicated to helping you get the compensation you need to recover in a claim.
Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents in Tulsa
According to statistics from the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI), slip and fall accidents send more than eight million people to hospital emergency rooms each year. Injuries suffered as a result of even a seemingly minor slip and fall have the potential to be severe. At Boettcher, Devinney, Ingle & Wicker, we help you get compensation for your injuries in a slip and fall accident claim.
Slip and fall accidents generally occur due to negligence on the part of the property owner. As experienced Tulsa slip and fall accident attorneys, we help you hold them accountable. Among the most common causes of slips and falls in cases we represent include:
- Wet, slippery floors due to spills and condensation;
- Torn carpeting and uneven flooring tiles;
- Cluttered aisles and uneven walkways;
- Lack of proper lighting;
- Lack of handrails at heights and on stairs.
Get the Compensation You Need to Recover from Slip and Fall Accidents
Slip and fall accidents often occur in public places, such as grocery stores, shopping malls, hotels, office buildings, restaurants, and other types of businesses. They can also occur in public parks or on city sidewalks and are common in wet weather.
Under Title 76 of the Oklahoma Statutes, property owners can be held liable when slip and fall accidents happen, for either failing to properly maintain the premises or for failing to warn visitors that dangers exist. At Boettcher, Devinney, Ingle & Wicker, we provide the trusted legal representation needed when filing a claim.
Depending on the situation, you may be entitled to an insurance settlement. Our Tulsa slip and fall accident attorneys aggressively negotiate with insurers on your behalf. If insurance is unavailable or your injuries are severe, we can guide you in filing a personal injury lawsuit. Damages you may be entitled to include:
- Coverage of current medical expenses and any future costs you are likely to incur;
- Reimbursement for lost wages and any future losses in income due to lingering disabilities;
- Compensation for the pain and suffering your slip and fall accident causes, now and in the years to come.
Contact Our Tulsa Slip and Fall Accident Attorneys Today
When injuries happen due to slips and falls, Boettcher, Devinney, Ingle & Wicker help you get the compensation you need to recover. To request a consultation, contact our Tulsa slip and fall accident attorneys today.