Falling Merchandise Lawyer in Los Angeles
Victims of falling merchandise personal injury claims caused by the negligent or intentional actions of others are entitled to monetary compensation for all their losses including:
- Medical expenses (past, present, and future) including emergency room, surgery, and hospitalization costs
- Cost of prescription and over the counter drug medication
- Rehabilitation therapy costs including nursing and home care for person who are left disabled from the injuries suffered
- Pain and suffering as well as other damage such as mental anguish and punitive damages
- Economic damages including lost wages and future loss of income for being out of a job
- Out-of-pocket expenses like babysitters, transportation, etc.
Can I Sue a Store for Falling Merchandise?
Yes. You absolutely can sue a store if merchandise fell on you while you were in the store – providing certain criteria is met in the case. If the merchandise fell due to negligence or irresponsibility of the owner of the store, the law states that the store was at fault and must pay the consequences. Falling merchandise cases aren’t easy to prove but when you trust with your case, you’ll be in good hands. You certainly don’t want to go up against a store on your own. We are experienced in all areas of the law surrounding falling merchandise lawsuits. We will fight for you. Don’t delay. Contact the Law Offices of Jacob O. Partiyeli today.
Statute of Limitations on Falling Merchandise Lawsuits
The state of California only allows two years from the date of the injury for victims to file a case against store owners. You certainly don’t to wait that long though. The sooner you begin, the sooner you can reach a settlement. Contact us today and let’s bring justice where justice is due.
Common Causes of Personal Injury Due to Falling Merchandise
Falling merchandise can take place due to a number of reasons including:
- Improperly stacked shelves
- Stacking one item on top of another
- Collapse of shelving
- Balancing items that should be laid flat
- The merchandise being
Common Injuries Suffered from Falling Merchandise
The most common injuries that occur due to falling merchandise are”
- Traumatic brain injury
- Broken bones
- Head and neck injuries
- Nerve damage
- Broken nose
- Facial lacerations
- Spinal cord injuries
Falling products from store shelves have even resulted in the death of a victim. If your loved one has passed away due to falling merchandise, you have the right to file wrongful death charges against property owners and store owners of the property.
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Filing a Premises Liability Lawsuit Against A Store Owner for Your Injuries
The law in California states that a store or retail shop owner is legally responsible to keep shoppers and guests free of harm. If there are any potential dangers, they are to give warning. If you were a customer or visitor and weren’t kept safe, the liability falls on the store owner for your injuries. Under common law premises who are invited to the store or a person’s premises shall be kept reasonably safe. Needless to say, merchandise falling on you isn’t keeping you very safe. Now you have medical bills. You have pain and suffering. You are out of work and have numerous medical appointments to deal with. You may be disabled in the future too or have pain that lasts your lifetime. You shouldn’t be in the position you are in. Let us tackle your case and get you what you deserve. Contact the Law Offices of Jacob O. Partiyeli today.
Compensation for Your Loss – Free Consultation
Our law firm is is here to guide you in the entire legal process every step of the way. Our goal is to fight for your legal rights so that you can receive the compensation you are entitled to in the court of law. We offer free consultation. You will never pay a dime until the case goes to court and the settlement is reached. Call today so we can leave your accident behind and move forward.
Free Case Evaluation by Falling Merchandise Injury Attorney
We offer a free consultation. You will never be charged unless you recover loses. We are happy to evaluate your elevator injury. We understand that the experience you encountered with falling merchandise was not just physically painful but was most likely mentally painful too. Items on shelves are supposed to stay where they are, not fall onto people causing injury. Be sure to call today. Time is of essence so call today and let’s get started getting the settlement that is rightfully yours. We are on your side and won’t back down. This may be your first experience with a personal injury lawsuit, but it’s not ours. We will guide you through it all – step by step. All you have to do is focus on your recovery.
You Deserve The Best
A true Angelino, Jacob was born and raised in the city of Los Angeles. He attended Beverly Hills High School and was accepted to UCLA where he received his undergraduate degree in history. Upon graduation from UCLA, Jacob went on to earn his law degree from Abraham Lincoln University School of Law.