Fort Myers Slip and Fall Accident Attorney

Slip and fall hazards can be found everywhere, and while most of us try hard to avoid tripping or falling, it can be unavoidable in some situations. Poor property conditions like uncontrolled vegetation, spotty lighting, and uneven walkways can lead to slips, trips, and falls. If another party's negligence is to blame for your accident, you have a right to demand financial compensation.

Being injured in a slip-and-fall accident can alter the course of your life. The Fort Myers slip and fall accident attorneys at Pittman Law Firm, P.L. can help you confidently file a claim against the liable party in your case. 

Contact Pittman Law Firm, P.L. to schedule a consultation by calling (239) 603-6913!

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What Sets Pittman Law Firm Apart?
  • We have over 25 years of experience handling personal injury cases.
  • We handle every case personally.
  • We are a full-service law firm and can help you with all aspects of your case, including your car.
  • We treat every case like we were handling it for a family member.
  • We return all calls - don't get lost in the system of a large firm!
  • We are local and have convenient locations.
  • We've won millions of dollars on behalf of our clients.
  • We can do everything large firms can do, but better.

Client Testimonials

  • "I would definitely recommend this law firm. I never had to call and ask for updates because they always called me any time there was a change in my case. Everyone is honest and really looks out for their clients."
    Past Client
  • "I liked the way I was treated so sincerely every time I spoke to someone. I was always asked how I was doing and feeling, not just about the facts of the case."
    Past Client
  • "I could not ask for a better lawyer. I left a very satisfied customer. I highly recommend them and would most definitely use them again should a need arise."
    Petty S.
  • During this pandemic they kept fighting hard for me!

    Gina S.
  • "Very professional and attentive firm. They explained everything very well and put me at ease. Kristin updated me all through the process and made sure that the insurance company didn't take advantage of me. I would highly recommend their services."
    Aladino C.
  • "I was very happy with my experience with Pittman Law Firm. They did an excellent job!"
    Allison Z.
  • "This firm was recommended by (2) separate doctors. These doctors knew our case was “too small” for the big firms. We would not be treated seriously. Pittman Law Firm never asked “ how big is your injury?” They just asked “How "
    Jerry M.
  • "While cycling in Bonita Springs I was struck by a negligent driver and hospitalized. Referred to Pittman Law I was very impressed at the professionalism and responsiveness of the firm. Within 6 months my claim was settled and paid with great results. As a "
    James J.
  • "Kristin was amazing, I can’t thank her enough! Having had a car accident for the first time and being the other drivers fault, I was in shock and confusion as to how to handle everything. The first thing Kristin was concerned about was me, she steere"
    Linda M.
  • "I totaled my car, was out of work for a while and in pain. Pittman Law Firm basically was like having a helper through everything. They did all the paperwork and took all of the phone calls from the insurance company. Now I am feeling better and it is all "
    Past Client
  • "I was hit by another driver and they lied to the police trying to make it look like I hit them. Pittman Law Firm helped me show that I was not at fault and everything turned out good in the end. It would have never went that way trying to do it myself."
    Past Client
  • "My son was in his first accident and we had no idea what to do or where to start. Pittman Law Firm told us what to expect and took the fear out of not knowing what to do. My son is better, the car is fixed and everything is back to normal. We would have ne"
    Past Client
  • "My experience with Pittman Law Firm has been very positive. They have a pleasant demeanor, are caring, patient and were always ready to answer any questions pertaining to my case."
    Past Client
  • "I was introduced to David by a mutual acquaintance for help with banks that were trying to force me into losing commercial properties I had spent my life working. The banks were in trouble and I became their target with such large loan balances. I couldn't"
    John P. (Past Client)
  • "I had a major car accident in 2014, 1 month after giving birth to my son. Being a first time mom, single parent and in excruciating pain is no fun. I had a lot of stress, depression, you name it. Pittman Law Firm was there for me literally ALL THE WAY!! Th"
    Past Client

Common Injuries Sustained in Slip & Falls

Slip and fall accidents can lead to severe injuries and chronic pain. Regardless of what caused your slip and fall accident, the impact your body takes in a fall can be traumatic. The most common injuries sustained in a slip-and-fall accident include the following: 

  • Broken Bones: Falling onto appendages or using an arm or leg to break your fall can lead to bone fractures and severe bone damage. 
  • Spinal Injuries: When someone falls backward, which can happen in slipping accidents, it’s not uncommon to land on one’s back. Falls, where one’s back is impacted, can lead to herniated discs and vertebrae fractures. 
  • Facial Injuries: During slip and fall accidents, falling on one’s face is not uncommon. If your face strikes the ground, you can experience broken teeth, serious cuts, and jaw and nose fractures. 
  • Neck Injuries: Neck injuries can occur from the impact even if you break your fall with your arms and legs. Whiplash is a common neck injury that happens when the delicate tendons and nerves in the neck are damaged from forceful back-and-forth movement. 
  • Concussions & Traumatic Brain Injury: When your head collides with a hard surface, the violent impact can cause brain injury. Even if the head doesn’t impact a surface, the force of the impact can shake the brain enough to cause trauma. 
  • Chronic Pain: Falling can lead to severe injury, and while your body can heal from the trauma, many victims experience long-term pain from their injuries. 

Our experienced attorneys have served the residents of Fort Myers and nearby communities for over 25 years. You don’t have to shoulder the stress of a lawsuit alone. Our Fort Myers slip-and-fall attorneys will help you recoup your losses and begin your fight for fair compensation. 

When you’re ready to seek compensation for damages in a slip and fall accident, contact the Fort Myers slip and fall accident attorneys at Pittman Law Firm, P.L. today! Call (239) 603-6913 to schedule a consultation with our team!

What is a Slip and Fall Accident? 

A "slip and fall" isn't just when a victim falls on a slippery or wet floor in a supermarket, it can also be when the victim falls on a gravel covered sidewalk or on a cluttered staircase. Damaged sidewalks, holes, or poor lighting can also lead to a slip and fall accident.

Slip and fall accidents are a danger to all visitors to a property, especially elderly patrons and children.

What Causes Slip and Fall Accidents?

Because there are many causes to slip and fall accidents, causes range from wet floors to poor lighting. Slip and fall accidents can also happen in the workplace, like on construction sites. Falls from scaffolding, trips over cords, and slips from spills are common problems at construction sites. These slip-and-fall accidents usually fall under workers’ compensation claims. If you’ve experienced a workplace slip and fall, contact our Fort Myers slip and fall accident attorneys at Pittman Law Firm, P.L.         

  • Unmarked rough or Imbalanced terrain 
  • Slippery floors from cleaning products or spilled liquids
  • Tattered flooring, rugs, floorboards, or carpeting 
  • Potholes in parking lots and sidewalks 
  • Spilled oils or greasy residue

Our attorneys walk clients through the legal process to ensure your slip and fall accident lawsuit is handled properly from beginning to end. Securing legal assistance from an experienced and knowledgeable attorney is key to a positive outcome in your case. 

If you were injured in a slip and fall accident, contact our Fort Myers slip and fall attorney today!

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