Elevator Accident Injury Claims
San Francisco | San Jose | Oakland | San Rafael CA
For most people, elevators are a source of great convenience. Instead of scaling many flights of stairs, you can go to higher levels in a building with comfort and without physical stress. However, if an elevator is poorly installed or maintained, it can be a potential source of significant injury, and even death. If you or a loved one has been injured because of the malfunction or poor maintenance of an elevator, you want an experienced personal injury lawyer to help you pursue full damages for your losses.
At Weber & Nierenberg, we bring almost 30 years of experience to people throughout the San Francisco Bay area and northern California. We have always put a premium on personal service and attention, working directly with you throughout your case, from your first meeting to the resolution of your claim. We offer the flexibility and prompt response you expect from a small law practice with the experience and resources customarily found only at a large law firm. We combine our experience with the skill and breadth of knowledge developed over a quarter of a century in practice.
Experienced California Elevator Accident Injury Lawyers
We provide comprehensive counsel to people who have been hurt in an elevator accident, gathering and evaluating all relevant evidence, and working with expert witnesses, when necessary, to put together the best case for your recovery. We will prepare and file your complaint, as well as any other documents required to get compensation for your losses. We will also be your advocate in all hearings or proceedings, including depositions, settlement conferences and trial.
We handle all types of elevator accident injury claims, including cases involving:
- Failure by the owner, operator or installer to properly level the elevator—This can result in the floor of the elevator being higher or lower than the floor in the building, leading to tripping accidents
- Defective or poorly maintained elevator doors—The doors may be set to close too quickly, or may open while the elevator is between floors, which can lead to serious falls, and even death.
- Poor maintenance—The owner or operator may fail to have regular inspections, or may fail to properly respond to complaints or concerns about the operation of the elevator. This may result in damage to cables or other serious conditions that can result in injury.
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Contingency Fees Negotiated On Every Case.
At Weber and Nierenberg we understand your anxiety about getting all of your medical bills paid, loss of earnings reimbursed, compensation for pain, suffering or the loss of a loved one and the costs of high quality legal representation. We provide an initial evaluation of your claim at no charge to you. If you decide to retain us we will negotiate a contingency fee with you that you are comfortable with so that you will not pay any attorney fees or costs unless we get you compensation for your losses.
Our lawyers can protect your interests after a serious accident, including a motorcycle or auto accident, that resulted in serious injury. With offices throughout northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area, including San Francisco, San Rafael, Oakland and San Jose, we represent clients throughout the communities in and around the East Bay, North Bay and South Bay, including Oakland, Sacramento, Napa, Santa Rosa, Berkeley, Richmond, Fremont, Hayward, Modesto, Stockton, San Mateo, Santa Cruz and Walnut Creek, CA.