Diminished Value

The financial consequences of an automobile accident can last long after your automobile is repaired. An automobile involved in an accident is permanently diminished in value. Diminished value happens when a vehicle involved in an auto accident suffers physical damage structurally, cosmetically, or both. Even if the vehicle is repaired to an immaculate, like-new condition, it is still worth less money than it was before the automobile accident occurred.

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Elevator and Escalator Accident

Elevator and escalator accidents in shopping malls, office buildings, apartment complexes, parking garages, and other locations are often caused by preventable mechanical error and can lead to both catastrophic injuries and wrongful death.  Most elevator and escalator accidents can be attributed to faulty maintenance, inspection, operation, or design.

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Slippery Floor Accident

The Centers for Disease Control report that approximately 8,000,000 non-fatal injuries, including spinal cord and traumatic head injuries, result from slip and fall accidents every year, and around 19,000 people die every year from falls. Prominent among these fall accidents are those caused by slippery floors.

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Slip & Fall Accident

Do you have questions about filing a slip and fall lawsuit in Arizona? At Wattel & York, our Phoenix premises liability attorneys are available to review your case at no charge and advise you on your legal options for pursuing recourse against any and all parties liable for your injuries or losses.

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Sidewalk Accident

Sidewalk accidents may occur on walkways on privately owned properties, in which case the owner of the property is responsible for maintaining them in a safe condition, or on public sidewalks.  If you or a loved one have suffered from an injury that was caused by a slip and fall accident on a sidewalk, contact an experienced Phoenix, AZ sidewalk accident lawyer for a free legal consultation.

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Negligent Security and Victims Crime

When people are on the premises of apartment buildings, hospitals, hotels, motels, stores, malls, schools, and self-storage facilities, and other premises, they have an expectation of safety, and the owners of these properties have a responsibility provide a secure environment.

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Premises Liability Accident Overview

Property owners have a legal responsibility to maintain their premises in a safe condition, free from dangerous conditions. When they fail to take reasonable safeguards to minimize potential hazards, Arizona premises liability lawyers take these negligent property owners to task. Thousands of people are seriously injured in preventable premises accident injuries each year.

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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a disorder that affects the child’s movement control. It can be caused by an injury to the child’s brain before, during, or after the birth, and in many cases is due to preventable medical error.

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Birth Injuries

The birth of a child is an event of incomparable joy for most parents.  But that joy can quickly turn to sorrow when the healthcare professionals to whom you entrusted the life and health of your baby did something wrong, whether from lack of proper training or carelessness, and your tiny, vulnerable child is harmed and may never lead a normal life.

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