Slip and Fall Lawyers in Delaware
Representing Injury Victims in Delaware & on the Eastern Shore of Maryland
If you slip and fall on another’s property and suffer an injury, you may be able to recover compensation for your injury. As premises liability is a complicated area of law, it is important to seek experienced legal representation. Whitehead Law can provide effective legal representation from skilled slip and fall attorneys in Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland to advocate on your behalf.
Slipping and falling can cause serious injuries, such as broken bones, head injuries, and other severe injuries. If you have suffered an injury in a slip and fall accident, you may be facing medical costs, loss of income, and emotional stress. When the property owner is responsible for the condition that caused your injury, Whitehead Law can fight to get you fair compensation for your injury, as well as any other related medical costs and loss of income.
How to Prove That a Property Owner Was Negligent
After an injury, you may wonder if you have a slip and fall case. In order to obtain a favorable outcome, you will need to prove that the property owner was negligent. This requires showing that the owner created the dangerous condition, knew about the dangerous condition and failed to address it, or should have known about the danger the condition posed for visitors or customers.
A property owner may be held responsible for dangers such as:
- Holes in the ground
- Loose or missing handrails on stairs
- Inadequate lighting
- Concrete in disrepair
- Snow or ice
- Bumps in the carpet
- Spills on the floor
What is the Statute of Limitations for a Slip and Fall Case in Delaware?
The statute of limitations for a slip and fall case in Delaware is two years from the date of the injury. This means that a person injured in a slip and fall accident in Delaware must file a lawsuit within two years of the date of the injury, or they may lose their right to do so.
In Maryland, the statute of limitations for a slip and fall case is also three years from the date of the injury. This means that a person injured in a slip and fall accident in Maryland must file a lawsuit within three years of the date of the injury, or they may lose their right to do so.
It is important to note that the statute of limitations may differ depending on the case's specific circumstances. It is always best to consult a qualified Delaware slip and fall attorney to determine the applicable statute of limitations in your case.
Contact Our Delaware Slip and Fall Attorneys Today
If you or a loved one has been injured on another individual's property in Delaware, our dedicated team of slip and fall lawyers is ready to assist you. With years of experience and a deep understanding of personal injury law, we are devoted to protecting your rights and striving for the compensation you deserve. Our main priority is to deliver compassionate and personalized legal representation. We will evaluate the details of your case, working tirelessly to gather and review evidence, interview possible witnesses, and build a strong argument on your behalf. If you are seeking a slip and fall accident attorney in Delaware, please do not hesitate to contact Whitehead Law today.
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