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Portland Slip & Fall Accident Attorney

When do you go onto another person’s property, you should never have to worry about your safety. Unfortunately, slip and fall accidents cause serious injuries regularly in and around Portland. Often, these incidents are the result of a careless or negligent property owner. At Nichols Law Group, our qualified and experienced team is ready to help you secure the compensation you deserve. If you or a loved one are injured in a Portland slip and fall accident, call us today.

Nichols Law Group has experience with these cases

When you are injured after a slip and fall accident, find an attorney with vast amounts of personal injury law experience. Nichols Law Group will be by your side.

  • Nichols Law Group is a full-service personal injury law firm – personal injury law is our sole focus, giving us a unique insight into the tactics necessary to win a slip and fall case.
  • You will always have access to your attorney with any questions or concerns related to your case.
  • We take slip and fall cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning you do not pay legal fees until we secure the compensation you are entitled to.

Why do you need an attorney for a slip and fall case?

Your Portland slip and fall accident lawyer will be responsible for containing all evidence related to the incident. This will include any video surveillance from nearby cameras, eyewitness statements, store instant reports, safety training logs for employees, and more.

Using your medical records, your attorney will negotiate with all parties involved to obtain a fair settlement on your behalf.

What causes slip and fall accidents?

While it is true slip and fall accidents are sometimes nobody’s fault, these incidents usually have a preventable cause. Many people do not take slip and fall accidents seriously, but they are the most common premises liability case, and they often lead to serious injuries.

Our Portland slip and fall accident lawyers commonly victims who have sustained the following:

  • Concussions
  • Whiplash
  • Broken or dislocated bones
  • Severe lacerations or puncture wounds
  • Major bruises or bone bruises
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Open head wounds

Some of the most common causes of slip and fall accident cases include:

  • Food and drinks pills that have not been promptly cleaned by employees
  • Leaky ceilings or wet entranceways
  • Electrical cords or other wires not properly taped down on the floor
  • Uneven walking surfaces or defects in the pavement
  • Loose or torn carpeting
  • Inadequate lighting in patron areas
  • No “wet floor” put up after mopping

How much compensation is available for a slip and fall accident?

If you or somebody you care about has been injured in a slip and fall incident caused by the careless or negligent actions of a property owner, contact an attorney today. Nichols Law Group will handle all aspects of your case and work to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve, which can include:

  • Coverage of all medical expenses related to the incident
  • Recovery of lost wages if you are unable to work
  • Pain and suffering damages
  • Loss of enjoyment of life damages
  • Possible punitive damages against the property owner

When you need a Portland slip and fall accident attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or by calling 503-224-3018.