Slip & Fall Injury Lawyer FAQs

As a personal injury law firm with extensive experience handling slip and fall claims, Kim Welch Law is prepared to help fight for you as well! Kim Welch Law will support you throughout your entire personal injury case and has the knowledge and experience necessary to answer all of your questions. Whether you have questions about the process of fighting for personal injury compensation, or are wondering who should be held responsible for your injury, Ms. Welch and her team are here to help you. We’ve compiled a list of some of the most common questions surrounding slip and fall personal injury cases.

What Constitutes A Slip And Fall Accident?
A slip and fall accident occurs when an individual slips or trips, falls and injures themselves due to someone else’s negligence.
What Steps Should I Take After A Slip And Fall Accident?

If you’ve injured yourself in a slip and fall or trip and fall accident, it’s important to take the following steps:

  • Contact Kim Welch Law and we’ll take the necessary steps to report your accident and preserve any evidence.
  • Make sure you DO NOT accept any fault.
  • If possible, take photographs of the scene and your injuries, as well as any hazardous conditions that may be to blame for your accident.
  • Collect witness statements and contact information.
  • Go to the hospital or see your doctor as soon as possible to treat your injuries, and make sure to ask for a copy of all medical reports.
  • If the police came to the scene of your accident, make sure to ask to receive a copy of the report or at least get a case number for the report.
What Are Common Slip And Fall Injuries?
Some of the most common injuries to occur as a result of slip and fall and trip and fall accidents include broken bones, shoulder dislocations, severe spinal damage and torn knee ligaments.
Is It Possible To Represent Myself In Court?
While it’s possible to represent yourself in a personal injury claim, representing yourself poses some risks. With the experienced team of Kim Welch Law fighting for you and your claim, your chances of winning your case dramatically increase. We’ll be able to help guide you throughout your personal injury claim journey, and help you receive the compensation you deserve.
What Are Some Benefits Of Having A Slip And Fall Accident Attorney Represent Me?

Having a slip and fall accident attorney, such as Ms. Welch, representing you means having a lawyer with years of experience representing clients with similar claims. With this representation, you’ll have access to Ms. Welch’s knowledge of slip and fall claims and her experience with the laws and court system involving personal injuries.

Can I Sue For Loss Of Income From A Slip And Fall Injury?

If you’ve injured yourself from a slip and fall accident caused by someone else’s negligence, Kim Welch Law will fight for you to receive compensation for all damages, including lost wages due to the inability to work.

How Do I Know Who Should Be Held Responsible For My Slip And Fall Injuries?
Slip and fall cases are quite unique because you must prove a property owner’s fault, as well as prove you are not at fault. Our dedicated team will gather all the necessary information and documents, and help explain why a certain party needs to be held responsible for your injuries.
Is There A Statute Of Limitations For Slip And Fall Cases?

Generally, slip and fall claims have a statute of limitations of two years, beginning with the date of injury, in both Colorado and Nevada.

Do I Have A Case If I Slipped And Fell On A Neighbor’s Property?
If the accident occurred because your neighbor was being careless or irresponsible, then you should consult an attorney about pursuing a slip and fall claim.
Are Property Owners Responsible For Removing Snow, Ice And Hail To Prevent Slip And Fall Accidents?
Property owners are expected to remove snow, ice and hail in a reasonable amount of time to help prevent slip and fall accidents
What Can I Expect From You As My Lawyer Fighting My Slip And Fall Case?
With Kim Welch as your personal injury lawyer fighting your slip and fall claim, you will have a dependable, knowledgeable lawyer who believes in thorough and transparent communication with all of her clients. Ms. Welch will support you throughout your entire personal injury claim journey, and will never stop fighting for you to receive the compensation you deserve.

Kim Welch Law Is Prepared To Represent You For Your Slip & Fall Claim

Being involved in a slip and fall accident and sustaining injuries can easily become overwhelming and exhausting. As a personal injury law firm, we understand the support personal injury clients need. If you or someone you care about has been involved in a slip and fall accident and has a claim, please contact Kim Welch Law to have our one-of-a-kind law firm represent you and fight for you. We’re here for you, and are looking forward to helping you receive the compensation you deserve!

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