Slip and fall accidents can happen almost anywhere. Brain injuries are one of the most common injuries you can sustain from a slip or trip and fall accident. When you speak with our Philadelphia, PA slip and fall lawyer, we will want to know the details of your slip and fall accident so that we can begin putting your lawsuit together. Medical bills for brain injuries can be extremely expensive, so we will want to do this as quickly as possible. To determine who the responsible party is for your injury, we will want to know the kind of conditions you were in when the accident happened. For example, you should note any of the following from the accident scene:
- Poor Lighting
- Uneven Walking Surfaces
- Puddles of Water
- Loose Rugs or Carpets
If there were circumstances that caused the accident that were out of your control, you should not be left to recover from the accident physically, emotionally, and financially on your own. Our Philadelphia, PA slip and fall attorneys believe you have enough on your plate already.
When it comes to proving that your traumatic brain injury was the result of someone else’s negligence, you will need to show that someone owed you a duty of care and intentionally (or unintentionally) did not show you that care, thus directly resulting in your injuries. In the moments and days following the accident, you may see signs of a brain injury, including experiencing:
- Loss of Consciousness
- Memory Problems
- Mood Changes
If you experience any of the above, the first thing you should do is call your doctor. Once you have spoken with them and feel that you will get the treatment you need, speak with the trusted Philadelphia, PA slip and fall attorneys from Wieand Law Firm, LLC to see how we can help make sure you get the compensation you deserve for such a traumatic accident. Brain injuries can leave victims changed for the rest of their lives and you may need ongoing medical treatment and/or therapy. Call our Philadelphia, PA slip and fall attorneys at Wieand Law Firm, LLC as soon as possible to see how we can help you get back on your feet.