I Was Injured at My Family Member’s Home. Do I Have to Sue Him for Compensation?

I Was Injured at My Family Member’s Home. Do I Have to Sue Him for Compensation?

There are few situations seemingly more complicated than being injured at a relative’s house. Nobody wants to sue their family member, however, if you need compensation to heal, you should not have to go it alone. Read on and reach out to our experienced Orlando personal injury attorney to learn more about premises liability claims and how we can help you through the legal process ahead. Here are some of the questions you may have:

What happens if I am injured at a relative’s house?

Fortunately, under most circumstances, you will not have to directly sue your relative for your injury. Instead, when we file your claim, we will file it against your relative’s insurance company. This means, in a nutshell, that you may be able to recover the compensation you need to heal without costing your relative a dime.

How do I know if I can sue a property owner for an injury in Florida?

If you are injured on someone else’s property, you will need an experienced Florida personal injury attorney who can determine the liable party. As long as we can prove that the property owner knew of the unsafe conditions, failed to take action to fix those conditions, and that you were injured and suffered significant damages as a result, you should win your claim. To learn more about what to do after being injured on another person’s property to maximize your chances of winning a future personal injury claim, simply click the video below.

What is the statute of limitations for premises liability claims in Florida?

If you have been injured on someone else’s property in Florida, you will have to file your personal injury claim within the state’s statute of limitations. Essentially, the statute of limitations is the amount of time you are allowed to sue someone for an injury. The statute of limitations for personal injury claims in Florida is, generally, four years, which will give you four years from the date of your accident to sue for your injury. We can begin the claims process today–all you have to do is pick up the phone and give us a call.

Contact our experienced Orlando firm

Our firm understands the repercussions of a serious accident. If you are injured due to another party’s negligence, you should not have to fight the uphill battle for financial compensation on your own. When you hire one of our attorneys, you are hiring a devoted, caring, and aggressive attorney who will tenaciously fight for your rights. If you or someone you know was injured in an accident and wishes to schedule a consultation, please do not hesitate to contact Attorney Schmitt of the Florida Personal Injury Law Team today.

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