Have You Been Injured in a Slip and Fall Accident?
Get Help from Premises Liability Lawyers in Maine
An unexpected accident like a slip and fall can be a frustrating and painful experience. It can be a major disruption to your daily life, affecting your ability to go to work and take care of your daily routine. You may find that time spent away from work for recovery has limited your ability to pay expensive medical bills as well as other costs of living. It is unjust that you should have to pay for the burden and inconvenience caused by an accident that never should have happened.
The Maine personal injury lawyers at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. may be able to help you in this situation. We are committed to providing clients with the effective legal representation they need to obtain compensation for injuries caused by the negligence of another. With over six decades of legal experience, we have the extensive legal knowledge and uncompromising will to win that produces outstanding results.
Contact Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. to begin discussing your case during a FREE evaluation. We serve clients in Maine and New Hampshire.
Common Causes of Accidents
The negligence of a property owner can cause or contribute to a number of potentially dangerous conditions. Among some of the most common causes of accidents are:
- Insufficient lighting
- Debris or spills on floors
- Missing or loose railings in stairwells
- Improperly maintained elevators or escalators
- Unfenced swimming pools
- Unrestrained animals
- Torn carpeting
- Lack of adequate security
- Failing ceilings
- Icy sidewalks
- Cracks and potholes in parking lots
In order for a premises liability claim to be successful, it must be proven that your injury was the direct result of a dangerous condition that the property owner knew about, or should have known about, and failed to correct. A Maine personal injury attorney from Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. can investigate your case in an effort to help you obtain a just amount of compensation for your injuries.
You can learn more about who can be held liable for damages in your case by speaking with a member of our team during a free consultation.
While You Recover, Let Us Work for You
If you have been injured, you shouldn’t wait to call us today for the quality legal help you need to get your life back after an accident. Our dedicated team stands ready to assist you.
Contact our office today to learn more about how we may be able to help.
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Settlement in Wrongful Death Lawsuit $2 Million
D. Michael Noonan represented the parents of Jacob Goulet, a teen who died after being swept away in a storm drain, in a wrongful death case against the city of Nashua.
Pedestrian Run Over by Tractor Trailer Truck $1.7 Million
Pedestrian injured by tractor trailer truck making illegal U-turn received a settlement of $1,700,000.00 as compensation.
Settlement for Second-Floor Fall Victim $1.5 Million
A young man was injured in fall from unsafe second-floor sliding door received a settlement of $1,500,000.00 as compensation.
Motorcycle Passenger Struck by Car & Injured $1.25 Million
Woman passenger on a motorcycle injured in a car crash received $1,250,000.00 as compensation.
Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Automobile $1.25 Million
Family receives $1,250,000.00 in compensation in wrongful death claim.
Settlement of Estate of Worker Killed by Electrocution $1.225 Million
Settlement was pieced together from four defendants, following the electrocution of a lineman for a cable construction company.
Recovered for Woman Exposed to Dangerous Drug $1.05 Million
A woman was harmed by the use of a dangerous drug received a settlement of $1,050,000.00 as compensation.
Arbitration Award for Woman Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident $1 Million
Attorney D. Michael Noonan successfully arbitrated this case for a woman seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident including serious leg injury and a mild traumatic brain injury.
Pedestrian vs. Automobile $699 Thousand
Elderly pedestrian walking on the sidewalk when an elderly female driver loses control of her vehicle driving up onto the sidewalk striking the pedestrian causing serious injuries to both legs.
Automobile vs. Tractor Trailer $550 Thousand
Tractor-trailer driving down a rural hill, Plaintiff driving up the hill on the opposite side of the road, a collision occurs near the centerline during a snow storm causing serious injuries to the Plaintiff.
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