Dallas Slip & Fall Accident Attorneys
Holding Negligent Property Owners Accountable in North Texas
MAS Law, we understand how stressful and inconvenient it can be to sustain a wrongful
injury on someone else’s property. From tripping over loose cables
to falling on slick restaurant floors, slip-and-fall accidents can derail
the lives and economic security of victims and their loved ones. That’s
why our Dallas slip-and-fall accident lawyers are committed to pursuing
justice for wrongfully injured Texans.
If you were harmed by negligence on third-party premises, our firm can
aggressively seek the compensation you deserve. From swimming pool accidents
to animal attacks, our knowledgeable attorneys have decades of experience
protecting the rights of the wrongfully injured. We can guide your legal
steps wisely to identify all liable parties and maximize the value of
your claim, restoring your peace of mind and freeing you to prioritize
your health and well-being.
If you were wrongfully injured on someone else’s property, our lawyers
can help you pursue fair compensation. Call (972) 460-9339 to schedule a free consultation.
What Causes Slip & Fall Accidents?
A slip-and-fall accident is a type of premises liability claim resulting
from negligence by property owners, building managers, and related parties
in charge of third-party premises. Slips, trips, and falls can occur for
a variety of reasons.Common causes include:
- Icy walkways
- Torn carpeting
- Insufficient lighting
- Faulty railing on stairways
- Loose cables or electrical wiring
- Malfunctioning elevators or escalators
- Wet or slick floors without adequate signage
Common Types of Slip & Fall Accidents
Slip-and-fall accidents can happen anywhere and result in a range of serious
injuries, from broken bones to concussions to spinal cord injuries.
Common types of slip-and-fall accidents include:
Negligent security: If you were injured on third-party premises due to lax security or inadequate
safety measures, you may have grounds for a claim.
Elevator and escalator accidents: If you slip, trip, or fall on an elevator or escalator that wasn't properly
maintained or repaired, you may be entitled to compensation.
Sidewalk and parking lot accidents: Poorly maintained sidewalks, driveways, curbs, ramps, and garages can
result in harmful falls.
Restaurant, hotel, and retail accidents: Premises liability claims can result from inadequate lighting, wet floors,
improperly secured handrails, and other hazards in commercial settings
Swimming pool accidents: Slip-and-fall accidents can happen in and around swimming pools due to
hazardous conditions, defective equipment, or lack of supervision.
Our Dallas lawyers understand how difficult and disorienting it can be to take action after
a serious injury, especially while navigating the financial hurdles of
hospital bills, medical care, and lost wages. From filing your claim to
recovering damages, our firm takes adequate time to prioritize each client’s
unique needs while helping them navigate the legal intricacies of their case.
Who Is Liable in a Slip & Fall Accident?
When slip-and-fall accidents are caused by negligence, injured parties
may be entitled to seek compensation in court to cover financial and non-financial
losses, such as medical expenses, lost earnings, pain and suffering, and
Under Texas premises liability law, various parties can be liable for slip-and-fall
injuries, such as:
Property owners: Often, the property owner or manager of the premises where the accident
occurred is liable for slip-and-fall injuries.
Employees or security guards: In some cases, an employee or security guard may also be held accountable
if they were on duty when the accident occurred.
Third-party vendors: If the accident was caused by a third-party vendor hired to perform work
on the property, such as cleaning or maintenance services, they may be
liable for any injuries that result from their negligence.
Seeking Representation from a Dallas Attorney
If you were injured on third-party premises due to negligence, seeking
sound counsel is crucial to pursuing justice, recovering damages, and
protecting your financial security. With over 20 years of experience,
our lawyers have extensive knowledge of Texas law to assist you throughout
each step of the process.
MAS Law can assist you with:
Filing a claim: Our in-depth understanding of premises liability and personal injury law
makes our advocates an invaluable resource to clients when it comes to
navigating the legal complexities of required paperwork, documentation,
and important deadlines. We can walk you through filing your claim after
an accident, ensuring compliance with all legal regulations while you
focus on your recovery.
Recovering total damages: While some firms only focus on certain types of damages, our attorneys
take the time to maximize available compensation by identifying all liable
parties involved in the accident. Our lawyers consider both economic and
non-economic damages while investigating your case to ensure you’re
Negotiating with other involved parties: With decades of nationwide experience, our attorneys are familiar with
deceitful strategies implemented by insurers and other large companies
hoping to avoid fair payouts. Fortunately, our lawyers are strong and
effective negotiators, allowing us to prevent these entities from taking
advantage of you through lowballed settlements or misleading jargon.
20+ Years of Experience Representing Injured Texans
At MAS Law, we believe that no one deserves to suffer physically, financially,
and emotionally due to someone else’s negligence. If you were wrongfully
injured, we share your outrage, which is why our attorneys are committed
to pursuing justice for victims throughout North Texas. Since 2000, our
team has provided reliable representation to clients throughout Dallas-Fort
Worth. Whether you were harmed by a careless driver, property owner, or
other negligent party, turn to a firm with nationwide experience and a
proven track record of
case results for comprehensive and experienced representation.
If you were wrongfully injured on someone else’s property, our seasoned
attorneys can aggressively pursue justice. Contact us online
to discuss your case.