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Slip & Fall Accidents

Slip & Fall Accident Lawyers in Charleston, IL

Slips, Trips & Falls Caused by Unsafe Conditions on Another’s Property

The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm is dedicated to helping those injured when property owners in Central and Southern Illinois to maintain their property in a reasonably safe condition or warn of a dangerous condition. Such acts of negligence can lead to serious accidents, specifically slip and fall accidents, trip and fall accidents, or falls from heights.

Property owners have a duty to keep their property free from dangerous conditions that could cause a slip and fall accident, such as:

  • Unsafe or torn flooring
  • Unexpected drops
  • Poor lighting
  • Unsafe stairs
  • Wet floors
  • Broken or cracked sidewalks
  • Rain, ice, or snow
  • Objects in walkways

If you were injured in a slip and fall accident, now is the time to contact The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm. Our Charleston, IL slip and fall lawyers are here to listen and help.

Injuries Caused by Slip & Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents frequently cause major injuries. Broken bones, orthopedic injuries, back injuries, neck injuries, and head and brain injuries often result. Many of these injuries are serious and require significant medical involvement. Some falls can even result in death.

The attorneys at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm have substantial experience handling slip and fall cases. We apply our knowledge and experience to ensure our clients receive the full measure of damages to which they are entitled under Illinois law. These damages may include expenses for past and future medical treatment, as well as lost wages, future loss of earnings, disfigurement, pain and suffering, and if the worst has happened, for wrongful death.

In many cases, these damages may be covered under the at-fault party’s property insurance policy. We will consider every source of compensation and every type of economic and non-economic damages available to help our clients face more stable futures.

For a free case evaluation and to find out what steps you should take after a slip and fall accident, call (217) 394-5885 or contact us online.

A History of success

millions recovered for our clients
  • Car Accident $16,550,000 Settlement
  • Wrongful Death $5,900,000 Verdict
  • Hospital Negligence $5,400,000 Settlement
  • Medical Malpractice $4,000,000 Settlement
  • Tractor Death and Injury $2,400,000 Settlement
  • Medical Malpractice $2,100,000 Settlement
  • Truck Accident Resulting in Eye Injuries $2,000,000 Settlement
  • Product Liability $1,750,000 Settlement
  • Negligent Care $1,750,000 Verdict
  • Hospital Negligence $1,245,000 Settlement

The Right Attorney can Make a difference

  • Unwavering Dedication

    We will fight for a just outcome & won’t give up in the face of difficult or unexpected challenges.

  • A Record of Proven Results

    Over our hundred years of combined legal experience, we have recovered millions of dollars for injured clients.

  • Respected in Our Community

    When attorneys need an attorney, they call us. Over 200 attorneys routinely refer clients to our capable & qualified team.

  • Compassionate Advocacy

    We genuinely care about the outcome of your case & commit to standing by your side every step of the way. 

  • Committed to Our Clients

    We pride ourselves in going the extra mile to make all of our clients feel comfortable, well-informed, and secure.

  • Clear Communication

    Our attorneys are committed to actively listening to our clients and to setting realistic, justifiable expectations.

Client testimonials

  • “Overall my experience was quite positive. My attorney assured me that my experience and injuries deserved compensation. Most importantly I no longer had to speak with insurance companies. I would reco ...”

    - Jennifer B.
  • “I appreciated the hard work and dedication to my case. Dawn was great! I really appreciated her and all her hard work.”

    - Levi R.
  • “Highly recommended.”

    - Wendy G.
  • “Bill is very hard-working and he has a great team as well. They go above and beyond.”

    - Donna S.
  • “When I got hurt, I almost lost everything. Bill Tapella was there for me and helped me put my life together.”

    - Brenda M.
  • 2020 Best Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers Association
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates
  • Recommended by Peers for Leading Lawyers Network
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Leading Lawyers Advisory Board Member
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Super Lawyers 2019