Florida Elderly Fall Accidents Can Be Serious. Call Attorney David Glatthorn
Many older people move to Florida to retire and enjoy the state's pleasant, year-round weather. Unfortunately, what should be a pleasant time in their lives can take a turn for the worse if they slip and fall and sustain a serious injury.
Just how serious a problem is slip and fall accidents among adults over 65 years old? The statistics are eye opening. One out of three adults age 65 and older falls each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And among older adults, falls are the leading cause of injury death. They are also the most common cause of nonfatal injuries and hospital admissions for trauma, the CDC reports.
Don't become another statistic. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a slip and fall accident in Florida, contact West Palm Beach slip and fall accident lawyer David J. Glatthorn. A Board Certified trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience, attorney Glatthorn has helped numerous families deal with serious slip and fall injuries to elderly residents.
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Sometimes, such cases involve negligent building maintenance, especially if the place where the accident happened was not well maintained for months or even years. Other times, such accidents happen in supermarkets or parking lots. In those cases, you may have grounds for a legitimate premises liability case.
Whatever happened, contact attorney Glatthorn and schedule a free case evaluation. He wants to hear all about exactly what happened so he can offer you honest, straightforward advice on the best course of action. And best of all, if you choose to hire him, he works on a contingency fee basis. That means you don't pay unless you win. It's that simple. Take back control. Contact attorney Glatthorn today. Call 800-990-9394.