Slip and fall accidents are common in San Jose. Whether the accident was caused by poor construction or a spill at a grocery store, slip and fall accidents can cause serious injuries.
GJEL has been helping slip and fall victims throughout California and San Jose for over 40 years now. During this time we have recovered over $10 Million Dollars for our clients who were injured in slip and fall accidents.
If you or someone you know was injured contact GJEL Accident Attorneys for a free case review.
Many people don’t realize that property owners or business owner’s insurance companies may be liable to pay for your medical bills or pain and suffering if you were injured on their property.
Common Injuries Caused by Slip & Fall Accidents
The type of injury you can get from a slip and fall will vary greatly depending on the circumstances. GJEL has handled many slip and fall cases and have seen many different injuries. Here are just a few examples of common injuries.
- Broken bones
- Broken ankles
- Head injuries
- Brain injuries
A Slip & Fall Accidents Can Happen Anywhere in San Jose
While it’s true some places are more dangerous than others due to poor construction or weather conditions, sometimes it’s just negligence that can cause these accidents.
In fact, here are just a few of the ways that premises accidents happen:
- Wet floors or spills not cleaned up at a grocery store
- Unsafe or broken handrails
- Poor construction
- Lack of maintenance
- Potholes that should have been fixed