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How to Recover Compensation After a Restaurant Accident in New Jersey

If you have recently been involved in a restaurant accident that led to serious injuries, it is important that you reach out to a knowledgeable personal injury attorney who will fight for your right to compensation. Continue reading to discover the most common restaurant accidents in New Jersey, plus, the ways to recover compensation after being injured in one. Our legal team is prepared to take on your case today. Reach out to our personal injury firm to learn more about our services and how we can assist you in filing your claim. Today is the day to take your life back. Give our firm a call for assistance in taking those first steps.

What are the most common restaurant accidents in New Jersey?

Unfortunately, most restaurant accidents can be avoided if it wasn’t for human error or negligence. The most common restaurant accidents are as follows:

  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Burn injures
  • Hearing loss
  • Exposure to toxic chemicals leading to sickness
  • Food poisoning
  • Cuts
  • Eye injuries

How can I recover compensation after a restaurant accident?

In order to recover financial compensation after being injured in a restaurant accident, you should first reach out to an experienced personal injury attorney who will walk you through the claims filing process. Your attorney will then work to prove that the party responsible for your accident directly caused your injuries by their negligence. They will support your claim by using evidence such as the following:

  • Witness statements
  • Pictures or videos of the accident/scene of the accident
  • Medical documents
  • Police reports

What is the statute of limitations for personal injury claims in New Jersey?

The statute of limitations for personal injury claims is generally two years in New Jersey. This means that you will have two years from the date of your accident to file your personal injury claim with the assistance of your personal injury attorney. It is important to understand the statute of limitations because if you fail to take legal action within this period of time, you risk being permanently barred from suing. To get started with this process as soon as possible, waste no time by reaching out to an experienced personal injury attorney who will work to recover the compensation you require to heal and move forward with your life.

Contact our Firm

Our firm understands how serious criminal and personal injury cases are. We are prepared to guide you towards a favorable outcome because we believe false accusations or preventable injuries should never cause a person harm. This is why those who require experienced legal counsel in New Jersey should do themselves a favor and contact The Law Office of Andrew S. Maze today for any criminal and personal injury matters.

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