Restaurant accidents, unfortunately, happen every day. Most restaurant accidents are caused by human error and negligence. If you have been injured in a restaurant accident in New York, you are likely looking to recover compensation. To begin this process, you will need to retain the services of an experienced personal injury attorney who will work to satisfy the burden of proof to recover the financial compensation you require to heal. Reach out to our personal injury firm today to discuss our services and to learn how we will assist you in filing your upcoming personal injury claim. You do not need to go through this process alone. We are here to help.
What are the most common restaurant accidents?
Unfortunately, most restaurant accidents are caused by negligent restaurant employees and maintenance. The most common restaurant accidents include the following:
- Food poisoning
- Eye injuries
- Serious burns
- Slip and fall accidents
- Hearing loss
- Exposure to toxic chemicals
- Sprains, strains, soft-tissue injuries
- Lacerations and punctures
How can I recover compensation after a restaurant accident?
The first step you will take when seeking compensation after a restaurant accident is to retain the services of a knowledgeable personal injury attorney who will work to satisfy the burden of proof. Your attorney will prove that the negligent party is responsible for your injures by using evidence such as the following:
- Witness statements
- Police reports
- Photos and videos of the accident
- Photos of the injuries
- Medical documentation
To begin this process, reach out to our experienced personal injury attorney today. We will gladly walk you through the claims filing process, step by step.
What is the statute of limitations for personal injury claims in New York?
The statute of limitations for personal injury claims is generally three years from the date of your injury in New York. This means that you will have this time period to take legal action against the negligent party that is responsible for causing your injuries. Failure to file your claim within this time may result in you being barred from suing. To avoid this and to get started as soon as possible, reach out to our skilled personal injury attorney today to discuss our services and learn more about how we will assist you in filing your personal injury claim.
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At Mark L. Bodner, P.C., we are committed to guiding clients through each step of the medical malpractice and personal injury claims process. Our firm understands how traumatic it can be when you become a victim of negligence. We are prepared to fight on your behalf to help you recover a maximum compensation award. Contact our firm today.