After A Slip-And-Fall Accident - Documenting The Injury

After a slip and fall injury there are a few important steps to take.

Your first step is to document everything, what was the cause of the slip and fall , was there any objects that contributed to the fall, were there any dangerous condition and were the proper warning signs used in the area to alert people of the potential danger?

Look for hazards that could have easily been noticed and modified; and where the resulting injury probably would not have happened. Talk to your attorney about everything that you remember about your accident.

Caring for Your Health After an Accident

The second step is to make an appointment with a doctor, let your doctor know all the details as to how you fell and what the cause was that made you fall, you are going to want to get your injuries checked out immediately even if your injuries are minor. Be sure to also take plenty of photos of your injuries to add to the documentation. This will help your case stand in court, allowing you to potentially receive more compensation. Think about how the injury hurt your lifestyle and how it changed your daily life.

If you have been injured in a Tucson accident, consider contacting a lawyer.

Contacting an Attorney after an Accident

Finally depending on your injuries you may want to contact a lawyer. An experienced attorney can help you with collecting evidence, an attorney that has dealt with slip and fall cases will know the questions that need to be asked and can help you with any questions you may have.