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Slip, Trip & Fall Lawyers in The Bronx

Injured on Someone Else’s Property?

Call Our Experienced The Bronx Premises Liability Law Firm

Accidents happen, but if an accident happens on someone else’s property due to their negligence or failure to create a safe environment, you may have a case for premises liability. Premises liability cases may include:

  • Slips and falls
  • Tripping incidents
  • Elevator accidents
  • Accidents due to construction defects
  • In-store injuries
  • Apartment building accidents

If you have been injured on someone else’s premises, consult an experienced premises liability lawyer in The Bronx to discuss your case and the compensation you may be able to receive. Stores and other facilities in The Bronx that are open to the public are required to maintain safe premises with no hazards that could cause harm to a customer. When owners or employees fail to keep their property safe, an injury may occur to visitors, and those property owners are responsible to compensate for those injuries.

The same is true for apartment buildings in The Bronx. The landlord is required to keep your property safe for tenants and visitors. When they neglect this responsibility, accidents may occur that can cause serious injury.

Daniella Levi and Associates, P.C. handles all types of premises liability claims, and our team of experienced premises liability lawyers and paralegals are on your side. We’ll help you seek compensation to cover the physical, emotional, and financial burden of an accident on someone else’s premises. Schedule a free consultation today by calling 718-380-7440 or completing our online form. Daniella and Eli are both available for a Zoom or Skype conference call M-F 9-6. We don’t get paid unless you do, and we’ll come to you if you’re unable to come to us due to your injury.

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How Do I Know If I Have a Slip and Fall Claim?
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What To Do Immediately After a Slip, Trip or Fall

In the unfortunate event you find yourself falling after a slip or trip, report the incident. If you are in a retail space or residential building, find a manager or building supervisor. When you cannot find someone, call 911 and report the injury. You should also take pictures of the scene. Some owners will make repairs after the fact to cover up their negligence. Photographs of the hazard may prove crucial to your case.
Avoid This After a Fall

Your first instinct after falling is to get up and exit. Regardless of how you feel immediately following a slip and fall, do not leave the scene without reporting the incident. If the owner or someone in charge offers you money on the spot, do not take it. The offer may help your case as it shows they had knowledge the condition that caused your incident existed.
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Slip, Trip & Fall Accident Questions?

We Have Answers

Do you offer free consultations?

Yes! A free consultation to discuss your case is available either in person, on the phone, or via Zoom. There is no fee to hire us, because we only get paid when we recover compensation for your case.

What are common causes of slip, trip and fall?

In general, slips and trips occur due to a loss of traction between the shoe and the walking surface or an inadvertent contact with a fixed or movable object which may lead to a fall. There are a variety of situations that may cause slips, trips and falls:

  • Raised or broken sidewalk
  • Wet or greasy floors
  • Defective stairs or railings
  • Snow and ice/debris
How long do I have to make a claim for a premises liability case?
The statute of limitations for a premises liability personal injury cases is three years in the State of New York. (1 year and 90 days if the responsible party is a municipality such as the City of New York). In other words, victims of slip, trip, and fall accidents have three years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit against the responsible parties. We encourage you to begin the legal process as early as possible to maximize your chances of being rightfully compensated for your damages. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident, contact us today to begin the process of filing a personal injury lawsuit to get the compensation you deserve.
I slipped and fell on a wet floor at the grocery store. Should the store have had a wet floor sign out?

Stores have a duty to exercise reasonable care in maintaining a safe shopping environment. Using wet floor signs to indicate slippery floors is one way a store owner and employees can reduce the likelihood of a slip and fall accident. If signs are not posted could be evidence that reasonable care wasn’t taken. To win a case, the victim must show that the store store caused, knew, or should have known about the slippery condition that caused the accident but failed to take appropriate action.

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Why Hire An Attorney After a Slip, Trip or Fall Accident?

Recovering from any injury is difficult. It may necessitate a temporary disruption to your life. You may not be able to work while you seek treatment. In some instances, you may have to find an entirely new profession. If your injury is extreme, you may find yourself permanently unable to resume working and you may face a new normal. When the circumstances that caused your injury were due to another’s neglect, they have to compensate you for it. You need a team on your side who knows what it takes to get the money you deserve. Only a dedicated firm has the knowledge to represent you in the best way possible.
Trust Our Legal Team To Look Out For Your Best Interest

At Daniella Levi & Associates, P.C., we believe in the power of teamwork. Our experts work together to gain the best possible outcome for every client. When you choose us, you can rest assured that you are getting topnotch representation. You will get a dedicated team of professionals who will remain in close personal contact throughout your case. We have met with great success when it comes to fighting for just compensation in slip and fall cases. We have recovered millions of dollars for our clients by proving the negligence of property owners and not backing down. Here are some examples of real compensation amounts we’ve secured:

  • $1,190,000 – slip trip and fall on stairs in hotel.
  • $900,000.00 – slip & fall in a car dealership.
  • $800,000.00 – security guard/ slip & fall on ice.
  • $310,000.00 – fall getting off a carousel on a street fair.
  • $740,000 – trip and fall over a drain in a parking lot.

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    The Bronx Levi Law Firm Location 788 Morris Park Ave, The Bronx, NY 10462 Lat Long 40.845630, -73.862700 GPS Coordinates 40° 50′ 44.268” N 73° 51′ 45.72” W

    Things to Do In The Bronx

    Things to Do and See In The Bronx

    • Our Lady of Solace’s Church (Bronx) (near Holland Avenue and Morris Park Avenue): A Roman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
    • St. Dominic’s Church (Bronx, New York) (near Morris Park Avenue and Unionport Road): A Roman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
    • Van Nest, Bronx (near Barnes Avenue and Rhinelander Avenue): A working-class neighborhood located in the east Bronx borough of New York City.
    • Bronx Park East (IRT White Plains Road Line) (near Sagamore Street and Amethyst Street): A local station on the IRT White Plains Road Line of the New York City Subway.
    • Bronx High School for the Visual Arts (near Mercy College Place and Wallace Avenue): Also known as Visual Arts, is a New York City public high school established as an art school in 2002 under Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Small Schools Initiative program.
    • Parkchester, Bronx (near Unionport Road and Metropolitan Oval): A planned community originally developed by the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and located in the southeast Bronx, New York City.
    • St. Anthony’s Church (Bronx) (near Saint Lawrence Avenue and Mansion Street): A Roman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
    • East 180th Street (IRT White Plains Road Line) (near East 180th Street and Bronx Park Avenue): An elevated express station on the IRT White Plains Road Line of the New York City Subway in the Bronx at the intersection of East 180th Street and Morris Park Avenue.
    • St. Clare of Assisi’s Church (Bronx) (near Rhinelander Avenue and Hone Avenue): A Roman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York
    • Morris Park Racecourse (near Hone Avenue and Rhinelander Avenue): Morris Park was an American thoroughbred horse racing facility from 1889 until 1904. It was located in a part of Westchester County, New York that was annexed into the Bronx in 1895 and later became known as Morris Park.
    • St. Raymond’s Church (Bronx, New York) (near Castle Hill Avenue and East Tremont Avenue): ARoman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
    • St. Francis Xavier’s Church (Bronx) (near Van Nest Avenue and Lurting Avenue): A Roman Catholic parish church under the authority of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York.
    • Bronx Zoo (near Jungleworld Road and Bronx Park South): One of the largest metropolitan zoos in the world, and is one of the largest in North America, with some 4,000 animals representing about 650 species from around the world.
    • Morris Park (IRT Dyre Avenue Line) (near Esplanade and Paulding Avenue): A station on the IRT Dyre Avenue Line of the New York City Subway served by the 5 train.
    • 180th Street – Bronx Park (near East 180th Street and Boston Road): The former terminal station for the IRT White Plains Road Line of the New York City Subway.
    • Bronx Park South (near Bronx Park South and Vyse Avenue): A neighborhood in The Bronx, which lies immediately south-west of th
    Transportation in The Bronx


    • LaGuardia Airport
    • John F. Kennedy International Airport
    • Teterboro Airport
    • Westchester County Airport
    • Newark Liberty International Airport


    • Bronx River Parkway
    • Cross Bronx Expressway
    • West Side Highway
    • Sedgwick Avenue
    • Henry Hudson Parkway
    • New York State Route 9A
    • Hutchinson River Parkway
    • Interstate 295 (New York)
    • New York State Thruway
    • Interstate 95 in New York
    • Third Avenue
    • Mosholu Parkway
    • Pelham Parkway
    • White Plains Road
    • Bruckner Expressway
    • Interstate 287
    • Interstate 87 (New York)
    • Tremont Avenue
    • Southern Boulevard (Bronx)
    • Boston Post Road
    • Madison Avenue
    • Seventh Avenue (Manhattan)
    • Lexington Avenue
    • Park Avenue
    • Gun Hill Road (road)
    • 161st Street (Bronx)
    • Fifth Avenue
    • 59th Street (Manhattan)
    • Interstate 278
    • Webster Avenue
    • Westchester Avenue

    Bodies of Water

    • Hudson River
    • Bronx River Alliance
    • Housatonic
    • East River
    Schools Near The Bronx

    Nearby Schools

    • St. Raymond Academy
    • St. Raymond High School for Boys
    • Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology
    • New York Institute for Special Education
    • St. Catharine Academy

    Secondary Schools

    • Forest Hills High School which is on 67-01 110th Street, New York.
    • Stuyvesant High School which is on 345 Chambers Street, New York.
    • Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts which is on 100 Amsterdam Avenue, New York.
    • Harry S Truman High School which is on 750 Baychester Avenue, The Bronx.
    • The Dalton School which is on 108 East 89th Street, New York.
    • Berkeley Carroll School which is on 181 Lincoln Place, Brooklyn.
    • John Bowne High School which is on 63-25 Main Street, Flushing.
    • Midwood High School which is on 2839 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn.
    • Grover Cleveland High School which is on 2127 Himrod Street, Ridgewood.
    • Ballet Tech School which is on 890 Broadway, New York.
    Nearby Town to The Bronx

    Nearby Towns and Suburbs

    • Van Nest is to the north.
    • Parkchester is to the south-east.
    • Morris Park is to the north-east.
    • East Tremont is 1 mile to the west.
    • Fordham is 2 miles to the north-west.
    • Tremont is 2 miles to the west.
    • Morrisania is 2 miles to the south-west.
    • Hunts Point is 2 miles to the south-west.
    • University Heights is 2 miles to the north-west.
    • Melrose is 2 miles to the south-west.
    • Inwood is 3 miles to the north-west.
    • Washington Heights is 3 miles to the west.
    • Wakefield is 3 miles to the north.

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