Slips And Fall Accidents
10 Steps To Victory
- Understand What You Need to Prove
- Remember and Write Down Where the Slip and Fall Happened and What You Fell Upon
- Document the Fact of What Happened by Writing it Down Immediately
- Keep the Clothes and Shoes You Were Wearing
- Ask to Fill Out an Incident Report Immediately or the Next Day if You Forget
- Don’t Say Much – Keep Your Words to a Minimum When Talking to Store Manager or Investigator
- Take Cell Phone Photos Immediately or the Next Day
- See Your Doctor, Keep all Appointments and Get Better
- Photograph Your Injuries
- Hire the Right Lawyers and Cooperate – Shaw Law, Indiana’s Slip and Fall Attorneys
You’ve fallen at a store or in parking lot and you are embarrassed. You quickly look around to see if anyone saw you, hoping that nobody witnessed your fall. It’s so humiliating. Your face is turning red and you’ve dropped what you were holding in your hands. Then, you begin to notice that your back is starting to ache, your head is starting to throb, or your leg or ankle doesn’t feel quite right. As you start to try to push yourself up off the ground, the pain worsens.
Now, you wish someone was around to help you. That’s when you see the water, the ice, or the item on the ground that caused your fall. You didn’t know it was there. There were no warning signs or cones to tell you that danger was lurking. You start to get angry. Why should you be the one who must pay the medical bills that are coming? Why must your family be without your income for a lengthy amount of time?
What are you to do? Call Shaw Law. The attorneys at Shaw Law are known as Indiana’s top slip and fall attorneys for good reason: we have been handling them for over 30 years and we have never lost a single case at trial. We handle more than just slip and fall cases. We expertly handle all types of personal injury and business liability cases. If you are injured by a business or corporation or on the property of a business, corporation, or establishment in Indiana, call or text Shaw Law’s personal injury attorneys at (877) 225-5742.
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When you get hurt and the bills mount, it can seem like nobody is there to help. But to us, it’s as personal as it is to you. When you’ve been injured through the carelessness of others, that’s personal to us. We make it our goal — We Get You Back on Your Feet.
Our mission begins with fighting for the financial recovery you deserve, but our end goal is much larger. Ultimately, we strive to restore your quality of life.
You have a right to not be injured by careless businesses and people. You have a right to have your family protected and to provide for them. And when that doesn’t happen, you have a right to effective and caring attorneys. We get you back on your feet — Be Smart, Better Call Shaw.
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Areas We Serve
We serve clients throughout the entire state of Indiana including, but not limited to, those in the following localities: Porter County including Portage and Valparaiso; Elkhart County including Elkhart and Goshen; Hamilton County including Carmel and Noblesville; Jasper County including Rensselaer; Kosciusko County including Warsaw; LaGrange County including LaGrange; Lake County including Crown Point, Gary, and Hammond; LaPorte County including La Porte and Michigan City; Marshall County including Plymouth; Noble County including Albion and Kendallville; St. Joseph County including South Bend; and Starke County including Knox.
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