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If u had slip and fall accident,are u entitled to a settlement,if hurt on building premises
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Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 8 months ago

Good morning. Yes, if a person was hurt/injured on the premises and it can be shown that the building was at fault, they could file a lawsuit and sue, for damages suffered. Now, a settlement typically happens when the parties want to avoid trial and can resolve this on their own, so an offer could be made, by either party, to resolve this, if they desire.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
how much of settlement could i expect if out of work for 15 months,because of injury on job.
Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 7 months ago

Every situation is different. It depends on the extent of the injuries, medical bills, etc. Now, if this was on the job you could have a workers compensation claim and sue the employer. You must speak with an attorney, who can look into the facts and see how strong of a case you have.

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Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 7 months ago

I just wanted to follow up and see if you had any other questions or needed me to clarify something. I am here to help, so please let me know. Thanks!

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