Seeking justice for victims

New Haven Slip-And-Fall Lawyers

Slip-and-fall and trip-and-fall accidents can result in some extremely severe injuries to victims. Perhaps the most tragic part is that these accidents are among the most preventable, as they could be avoided if property owners would simply remain diligent in their duty to provide hazard-free environments and respond in timely manners to any hazards that may arise.

In too many cases, however, property owner negligence and a lack of concern for visitor safety leave hazards unattended, leading to broken bones, spinal cord injuries, head trauma and other serious injuries to victims. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in an accident that occurred because of a property owner’s failure to properly attend to a slipping or tripping hazard, a qualified personal injury attorney can help to ensure that your rights are protected.

Our founder, Carl A. Secola Jr., represented the plaintiff in the case of Musto v. Walmart. Our client slipped and fell on wet flooring at the Walmart in Branford, Connecticut, suffering a fractured kneecap. Walmart’s final settlement offer was $65,000. At the end of the trial, a New Haven jury awarded our client damages totaling $472,068.

At the Law Office of Carl A. Secola, Jr., LLC, in New Haven, we have successfully represented clients in a wide variety of complex premises liability claims. We have extensive experience with these matters, and we are committed to obtaining the most favorable outcome available for every client that we serve. We know how to conduct proper investigations into these cases, and we understand how to present compelling cases designed to secure the compensation our clients need to recover from their injuries.

We have represented clients in a wide array of slip-and-fall and trip-and-fall accident claims, including those involving:

  • Unattended wet spills
  • Loose carpeting or flooring
  • Protruding objects
  • Accumulated snow and ice
  • Unmarked wet floors

Discuss Your Premises Liability Claim With An Attorney

If you have been injured in a slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall accident, contact our office to discuss your rights and legal options. We represent clients throughout the New Haven area and across Connecticut. Reach us by phone at 203-891-5265 or send us an email to schedule a free initial consultation.

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