Fort Lauderdale Elevator / Escalator Injuries Attorneys
Although many people do not consider elevators and escalators to be particularly dangerous, this is simply not true. In fact, statistics show that thousands of Americans are seriously injured in elevator and escalator accidents each year, with some of these incidents resulting in death. Accidents such as getting caught in elevator doors or in the steps of an escalator can lead to devastating injuries for innocent victims and may also cause them to suffer from hefty financial burdens and severe emotional trauma.
Unfortunately, the majority of elevator and escalator accidents occur due to another party’s negligence. Whether it’s the building manager, maintenance company, or elevator/escalator manufacturer whose careless behavior causes you or a loved one to suffer, a skilled Fort Lauderdale elevator / escalator injuries attorney of Winston Law Firm, can work to get you the compensation you may deserve. Contact us at (954) 475-9666 to discuss the many ways in which we can help you.
Injuries Caused by Elevator / Escalator Accidents
When an elevator or escalator fails to function properly, the repercussions can be severe for any person attempting to use the machine. A person may suffer from any of the following debilitating injuries from a defective or improperly maintained elevator or escalator:
- Head trauma
- Broken bones
These injuries and others associated with elevator / escalator accidents can have long-lasting, if not permanent, ramifications for the victim and his or her family.
At Winston Law Firm, our Fort Lauderdale elevator / escalator injuries lawyers believe you should be granted the full amount of compensation you may be due if another person’s negligence causes you to suffer from painful and traumatic injuries. If you have been hurt in an elevator or escalator accident and someone else is at fault, contact our knowledgeable team at (954) 475-9666 today.