Now that the Christmas season is over and things are starting to settle down some, people can start to focus on everything else they have going on. For some, this isn’t going to be anything fun. Some individuals might have suffered injuries during their holiday shopping and now they need to determine what to do about it.
Injuries in stores, including those from falling merchandise or slippery floors, can be very serious. These are often associated with hefty medical bills and possibly time off work. These can be devastating during the holiday season. We know that you shouldn’t have to be the one dealing with the financial impacts of these types of accidents. We can help you seek compensation form the store that you were in when you were injured.
Stores have a duty to take steps to keep customers safe. When they don’t, the customers are the ones that have to deal with the physical injuries. Negligence can sometimes contribute to these incidents, but this is wholly unacceptable. If you were injured in a retail accident, we can help you learn about the options you have.
Once you know that you want to proceed with your claim, we will help you put it all together. This means showing that your injuries stemmed from the accident, that the accident was caused by recklessness or negligence and that you did suffer from financial damages from the situation. Just make sure that you don’t wait too long. There are time limits that apply to these types of cases in New York.