If you are going out for your daily routine or have a fun day planned with your family, there are plenty of things to do in and around Daly City. Whether you want to golf, walk the parks, or go to an event at the Cow Palace arena, you can find entertainment.
The last thing you expect when you go out for the day is for an accident to happen. Unfortunately, sometimes they do. Slip and fall accidents are more common than you think and they aren’t always your fault.
If you’ve been in an accident, you may need a slip and fall accident attorney in Daly City. Allegiance Law will help you determine if someone else was liable for your fall and whether or not you are owed any compensation for your injuries.
When we fall in public, our instinct is to get up and keep going. We know, it can be an embarrassing moment that we just want to get away from. Luckily, many falls don’t result in any injuries.
Unfortunately, sometimes they can cause injuries that send us to the hospital and keep us from work. Whether an injury is minor or more serious, we want to encourage you to report ALL slip and fall accidents.
Because, even a minor fall may be caused by things that need to be fixed. Maybe there is a leak in the roof that caused a small puddle of water. While this may not seem like a big deal, and while your fall may not have caused injury, what happens to the next person who walks through it?
You may find out that a property owner or manager already knew about the hazard. If you’ve fallen and hurt yourself at the same location where multiple incidents have already occurred, this could mean that someone else’s negligence caused your injury.
Almost anywhere you go has certain building and construction codes to follow. Whether to a store, a municipal park, or your place of employment, safety is the most important thing. From the width of the doors and height of the curbs to the slope of the walkways, there are regulations for everything.
There are also supposed to be regular inspections to ensure everything is in working order. All of this is done to keep the public safe. That is the expectation you have when you go somewhere.
If any of those codes, regulations, or inspections aren’t followed, and an accident happens because of that, someone should be held liable for injuries.
If you’ve been in an accident, you need to report it to the property owner or manager immediately. After that,you may need a Daly City slip and fall accident attorney.
Here at Allegiance Law, we understand that an injury can keep you from work while piling up your medical bills. Don’t let a property owner or insurance company try to put the blame on you for something they should be held liable for. If they didn’t follow regulations and their negligence caused your accident, we’ll help you every step of the way. You can contact us by clicking here or calling 415-404-6395.