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Elevator Injury Attorneys

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Escalator and Elevator Basics

If you have been injured in an elevator or escalator accident, it is important to understand what went wrong. In order to do this, you should have a basic understanding of elevators and escalators, as well as how they work.

In this section, you can learn a bit about the history of these devices, how they work, different types of elevators and escalators, and more. Having this information will help you determine the specifics of your accident and subsequent injuries. A good understanding of this information will help you if you decide to pursue a personal injury case.

Escalator Accidents and Elevator Injuries

Chances are that you’ve ridden in elevators and on escalators hundreds of times in your life with no issue. But this does not mean that accidents don’t happen. In this section, we discuss some of the common accidents that occur with elevators and escalators, including sudden drops, door entrapments, car entrapments, and more.

The accident that you faced has likely happened before. Review these common accident situations here to learn more about what has happened to you and how you should proceed. If you have additional questions, you can always contact our office for more information.

Injuries as a result of an elevator or escalator malfunction are more common than you might think. We frequently come across cases where a person sustained injuries in an accident related to an elevator or an escalator. Some common injuries include:

  • Concussions
  • Broken bones
  • Severed limbs
  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Panic attacks and other anxiety issues

If you faced one of these injuries or another injury, check out this section. We discuss common injuries in more detail. This information can help you understand what has happened to you, and the best way for you to proceed.

Elevator & Escalator Personal Injury Lawyers

If you were injured in an elevator or escalator, you might wonder if you have a personal injury case on your hands. Who is responsible for your injuries? Can you get compensation from them? If so, how much? All of these questions and more will be answered in this section. We will take you through the personal injury process and give you the tools that you need to pursue your case, if that is what you want to do. Check out this section and contact our office for more information.

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