Slip & Fall Accidents
Chicago Slip and Fall Attorneys
Slip and Fall accidents can happen nearly anywhere in the city of Chicago: in a poorly lit parking lot, in a grocery store or on a cracked sidewalk. Unsafe property can lead to a litany of serious injuries including: head injuries, broken bones, cuts and bruises or spinal cord injuries. Illinois property owners have the obligation to keep their premises safe for visitors and warn them of latent dangers on the property. The Chicago slip and fall attorneys at Shea Law Group have represented clients throughout Chicago who have suffered from injuries sustained from slip and fall accidents as a result of property owner negligence. Our attorneys have handled cases involving:
- Parking Lots
- Inadequate lighting
- Unrepaired carpet damage
- Ice or snow buildup
Store Owner Liability
Chicago store owners must inspect their property for potential dangers and either fix a problem within a reasonable time period or warn the public of the dangers. Because people in stores are there primarily for the purpose of buying items or services from the store owner, owners have a considerable responsibility to keep their premises safe. If they do not, then the store owners can be liable for any injuries that may result.
How Our Slip And Fall Attorneys Help
If you have slipped or tripped on another person’s property, you may be eligible for compensation from the owner for your injuries, medical costs and other damages. At Shea Law Group, our Chicago premises liability lawyers will work with experts to make a determination of whether the property owner negligently maintained the flooring. We may also refer you to medical professionals who can treat your injures and assess your level of damages so we can maximize your recovery.