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Sunny Isles Beach Slip and Fall Attorney

Sunny Isles BeachIf you live in or were visiting Sunny Isles Beach and were injured in a serious fall, we recommend calling a Sunny Isles Beach slip and fall attorney as soon as possible. Our team at Gerson & Schwartz P.A. has decades of experience handling legal claims involving slip and falls, trip and falls, and falls from heights. Over the years, we have gained the knowledge and skills you need to pursue a legal claim against a negligent property owner.

We have worked with Sunny Isles Beach residents and tourists when they are unexpectedly dealing with injuries and wish to hold the property owner or manager responsible. We will thoroughly investigate the circumstances that led to the fall. One of our policies at the firm is to never delay on a claim—we understand that the best chance for success is to act now. We often recommend filing a premises liability lawsuit right away.

Through the discovery phase of litigation and our independent investigation into the slip and fall, we will gather and analyze potential evidence. We will use any and all evidence of the property owner, manager, or tenant’s negligence to pursue full and fair compensation for your injuries. We are proud to say our slip and fall lawyers for Sunny Isles Beach have a strong reputation and track record of success.

To talk with about attorney about pursuing slip and fall compensation, contact Gerson & Schwartz P.A. through our online form or call (877) 475-2905 to schedule a free, no-risk consultation.

Slip and Fall Hazards on Sunny Isles Beach

The City of Sunny Isles Beach is located on a barrier island off the coast of Florida and is part of Miami-Dade County. The city is approximately 1.80 square miles and as of 2017, has an estimated population of more than 22,300 people. The island is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the intracoastal Waterway. West of Sunny Isles Beach, on mainland Florida, is Aventura, Ojus, Eastern Shores, North Miami Beach, and the Oleta River State Park.

Sunny Isles Beach is connected to the mainland by the NE 163rd Street Drawbridge and the Norman M. Giller Bridge. Collins Avenue is the central thoroughfare of the island, where many hotels, resorts, high rise condos, and businesses are located.

Sunny Isles Beach is like any other busy area in Florida. It attracts tourists form all of the world who come to experience its beautiful weather and beaches. But as a bustling place, there are slip and fall hazards everywhere. Our slip and fall attorneys in Sunny Isles Beach have addressed claims arising from:

  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Restaurants
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Bars and Clubs
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Motels
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Hotels and Resorts
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Condos
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Airbnbs and Short-term Rentals
  • Slip and Falls at Sunny Isles Beach Pools
  • Slip and Falls on Sunny Isles Beach Private Property
  • Slip and Falls on Public Sidewalks on Sunny Isles Beach
  • Slip and Falls at Grocery Stores and Supermarkets in Sunny Isles Beach
  • Slip and Falls in Sunny Isles Beach Retail Stores
  • Slip and Falls on Boats in Sunny Isles Beach

If you slipped, fell, and hurt yourself on another person, business, or municipality’s property, we highly recommend you contact a Sunny Isles Beach slip and fall attorney. Only with an experienced attorney’s help can you determine if you have a valid legal claim, and if so, aggressively pursue fair compensation.

Common Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents

At Gerson & Schwartz P.A., our firm has been open and representing Florida residents and visitors for several decades. We have handled hundreds of slip and fall accident claims, and we have identified several common causes.

Underlying causes of slip and falls in Sunny Isles Beach include:

  • Spilled food, beverages, and other substances
  • Recently mopped or waxed floors
  • Rain or standing water
  • Objects/debris/garbage left on the ground
  • Electrical cords on the floor
  • Uneven sidewalks or flooring
  • Loose steps
  • Uneven steps
  • Holes in flooring, decks, stairs, or sidewalks
  • Torn carpet
  • Poor lighting in walkways or stairwells

Whether you believe one of these issues caused your slip or trip and fall, or some other defect on the property, contact our slip and fall accident lawyers for Sunny Isles Beach as soon as possible. We will thoroughly and independent investigate what happened and identify who is liable for your injuries.

Pursuing Compensation Through a Premises Liability Claim

When you are injured in a slip and fall accident, you need to talk to a lawyer. That is because premises liability law in Florida can be complicated. You need an attorney to investigate and analyze your circumstances to determine if you have a valid legal claim for compensation.

A Sunny Isles Beach slip and fall lawyer will analyze why you were on the property and the property owner, manager, or tenant’s duty toward you. If the other party owed you a certain standard of care, we will look for evidence that the violated this standard. This breach of their legal duty will make the other party responsible for your slip and fall injuries.

If we can present evidence in court or to the other party’s insurance company of their negligence, then we can demand you receive compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, physical pain, emotional distress, disfigurement, disability, and any other damages you have suffered.

Contact a Sunny Isles Beach Slip and Fall Attorney Today

Before assuming you do or do not have a legal claim after a slip and fall accident in Sunny Isles Beach, we recommend talking with a highly experienced and successful attorney at Gerson & Schwartz P.A. To schedule a free initial case evaluation, call us at (305) 371-6000 or submit your information through our online form.

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