Slip & Fall Accident in Austin - Experienced Texas Attorneys at Carabin Shaw
According to the National Floor Safety Institute, there are over one million visits to the emergency room every year due to slip and fall accidents across the country. Slip and fall accidents are the leading cause of visits to the emergency room for people over the age of 65.
In Austin, Texas, slip and fall accidents account for a large number of emergency room visits every year. If you have been injured in a slip & fall accident in Austin, you may be entitled to recover financial compensation.
Even if you exercise the utmost caution while enjoying life in Austin, a slip and fall can still happen at any moment or in any location. These accidents are rarely a person's fault; more often than not, they are due to negligence.
If you've been injured in a slip and fall accident in Austin or elsewhere in Texas, our experienced Texas attorneys at Carabin Shaw want to help. We have recovered millions of dollars for our clients throughout the years, including some of the largest verdicts and settlements in state history.
We will vigorously pursue compensation for your medical expenses, lost earnings, and other accident-related damages because we understand how crucial it is for someone who has sustained catastrophic injuries as a result of another person's negligence to get back on their feet as soon as possible. Our reputation as a superb firm in the state is backed by our clients’ testimonials, which you can read through on Carabin Shaw’s client reviews page.Do I Have a Valid Claim for Compensation for My Austin Slip and Fall Accident?
Wet or oily floors, loose carpeting, trip hazards, and uneven walking surfaces are all common reasons for slip and fall incidents. Accidents involving slip and falls frequently happen in Austin establishments including restaurants, supermarkets, and department stores. You might be able to sue the business owner for your injuries if you were hurt in a slip and fall accident and it was not entirely your fault.
Slips and falls happen every day in our cities, towns and communities across Texas. Other common causes include:
- Snow or ice on sidewalks
- Boxes blocking a hallway or walkway
- Broken pavement
- Poor lighting
Contact a personal injury lawyer with Carabin Shaw if you were hurt as a consequence of someone else's carelessness. Any of our attorneys has the expertise and dedication to sit down with you and discuss your legal options. You are under no obligation to sign any contracts or make any commitments during your initial no-cost session with us.Who Can I Hold Accountable for My Slip and Fall Accident Injuries?
The owner, manager, or business entity responsible for the property may be held liable for your injuries. This includes any person who owned the premises where you slipped and fell as well as any business that made changes to the premises without obtaining written consent from its owner. In addition to being responsible under Texas law, these parties may be found civilly liable under common law theories of negligence and/or premises liability.
An Austin slip & fall attorney will take into account all probable parties at blame if you are unsure of who should be held accountable for your injury, one of the many benefits of hiring a lawyer.An Attorney with Carabin Shaw will Help Your Recover What You Lost
Our firm has been helping people in Austin with their slip and fall accidents for over 30 years. We have a track record of success in slip and fall cases and offer free consultations.
If you or someone you love was injured in a slip and fall accident because of someone else's carelessness, contact our team today by calling 800-862-1260 toll free any day, at any hour. A member of our legal team can set up an appointment for you in English or Spanish.
1609 Shoal Creek Blvd #100
Austin, TX 78701