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Slip and fall accidents can cause significant injuries, but individuals often struggle to recover compensation after these incidents occur. If you need help from a Riverside slip and fall accident lawyer, the team at DiMarco | Araujo | Montevideo has the resources necessary to help you through every aspect of your claim. We want to make sure that you recover maximum compensation for your losses, and we will stop at nothing to hold at-fault parties accountable.

Why Choose DiMarco | Araujo | Montevideo for This Claim?

For more than three decades, DiMarco | Araujo | Montevideo has been the law firm of choice for personal injury victims in Riverside and throughout the state of California.

  • We have developed extensive name recognition in California, and opposing attorneys know that we mean business when we work with a client.
  • We believe in prompt and continual communication between our attorneys and clients. When you call us with questions or concerns, we call you back with answers.
  • Our team will ensure you are evaluated by trusted medical and economic experts who can help establish the strongest case possible.

Compensation Available for a Slip and Fall Case

There may be various types of compensation available for a successful Riverside slip and fall accident claim. The qualified attorneys at DiMarco | Araujo | Montevideo strive to recover both special and general damages on behalf of every client that they serve.

Special damages, also commonly referred to as economic damages, revolve around the expenses that are “seen” or measurable. What this means is that there are receipts and bills that can be gathered and added up to reach a total dollar amount for the following:

  • All emergency medical expenses 
  • Any follow-up medical care needed
  • Prescription medications and medical devices
  • Physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Out-of-pocket expenses related to the injury
  • Property damage expenses

General damages, also regularly referred to as non-economic damages, revolve around more immeasurable types of losses individuals are likely to experience after a slip and fall injury occurs in Riverside. Even though there may not be any bills or receipts that we can gather for non-economic losses, it is still vitally important to recover compensation for a victim’s:

  • Physical pain and suffering losses
  • Emotional and psychological trauma
  • Loss of enjoyment of life damages
  • Loss of consortium for a spouse or partner

How Much Will an Attorney Cost

The good news is that you will likely not have to worry about paying any upfront or out-of-pocket expenses for your Riverside slip and fall accident claim. Our lawyers handle these cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you pay nothing out-of-pocket. We handle all of these costs. You will not have to pay a dime in legal fees until after our team successfully recovers compensation for your slip and fall injury losses. If we do not win, you do not pay us anything.

Slip and Fall Injuries in Riverside

Individuals who slip and fall due to the careless or negligent actions of a property owner could sustain a wide variety of injuries. This includes, but is not limited to:

These types of physical injuries only paint part of a picture the slip and fall injury victim will experience. Injury victims may also suffer from significant emotional and psychological trauma caused by the incident, the injuries, and the lengthy recovery process. This can include feelings of sleeplessness, anxiety, stress, and fear.

Seek Medical Care Right After a Slip and Fall Incident

It is crucial for slip and fall injury victims to seek medical treatment as soon as possible. If necessary, take an ambulance from the slip and fall accident scene to the hospital, particularly if the injuries are open and obvious. However, there are times when slip and fall injuries do not have signs or symptoms of pain right away. That does not necessarily mean that there is no injury.

We recommend that any slip and fall injury victim go right to an emergency clinic or their primary care physician when they leave the scene of the incident. Let a doctor conduct an evaluation to determine whether or not there may be some hidden injuries. Additionally, if you have to make an insurance claim or file a personal injury lawsuit, going to the doctor very quickly helps establish a timeline of events. This will give insurance carriers or at-fault party legal teams very little wiggle room by preventing them from saying that you refused medical care.

How Will an Attorney Help Your Case? 

Personal injury claims can become incredibly complicated in Riverside, particularly when victims have to go up against well-funded legal teams or insurance carriers. That is why an attorney is absolutely necessary. Your lawyer will be an advocate fighting on your behalf. They will use their resources to fully investigate every aspect of the incident in question in order to gather all of the evidence needed to prove liability.

You will not have to handle any communication with other parties involved. Your lawyer will be in charge of this communication and any negotiations to reach a settlement. By working with trusted medical and economic experts, your attorney will know exactly how much your claim is worth and will not hesitate to go to trial if necessary.

Call a Riverside Slip and Fall Accident Lawyer Today

If you or somebody you love has sustained an injury from a slip and fall accident in Riverside, you need to reach out to an attorney immediately. We have the resources needed to conduct a complete investigation into the incident and then pursue maximum compensation on your behalf. At DiMarco | Araujo | Montevideo, we have no problem taking your claim all the way to trial. When you need a Riverside slip and fall accident lawyer, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by sending us a message or calling (951) 977-7787.

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