As everyone knows, Los Angeles city sidewalks can be problematic. Some are in an extreme state of disrepair. Although this usually doesn’t affect pedestrians, the consequences can be catastrophic when trouble strikes. Unfortunately, Etehad Law has heard many stories from pedestrians who have become injured from a fall on a Los Angeles city sidewalk.
If you’ve had the misfortune of slipping on a city sidewalk, you may be entitled to compensation. When you call Etehad Law for a consultation, we’ll go over all of your options with you. However, time is of the essence. The faster you report the fall to us, the better it will be for everyone involved. Keep in mind that you must look after yourself after an accident like this; after all, the city does not want to hold your hand while you pursue a claim that may end up costing them money.
Depending upon how severely you have been injured, an accident on a city sidewalk could easily end up negatively affecting your health for the short term and the long term. This can be extremely frustrating for people who expect the city to maintain its sidewalks in an appropriate manner. However, the frustration can mount even more when you choose not to take action.
Safe sidewalks are something that we all take for granted—until something goes horribly wrong. When you have the misfortune of experiencing this firsthand, it’s only natural for panic can arise. Emotions are usually running high, and you probably don’t know where to turn. During this time, it is absolutely vital that you work with an ally who keeps your best interests at heart.
At our law firm, we go the extra mile to ensure that all of our clients are given an opportunity to rise above their hardships. Our caring, knowledgeable team will stand behind you every step of the way. With our team on your side, you’ll immediately feel a sense of relief when you contact us for a no-pressure consultation. You should have the right to walk safely in your own city, and when that right is violated, you deserve to have access to excellent counsel.