Slip and Fall

A slip and fall is an unexpected accident that can happen in any place, at any time. You can suffer serious injuries, both externally and internally, which makes it very important for you to see a doctor after any type of fall. With over 15 years of experience, Dr. Gerald H. Rappaport, D.C. will be able to help you immediately to ease your pain and answer any questions you may have about what your next move should be.

Here are the steps you should take after a slip and fall accident:

Report the Accident

If your accident happened at any type of store or place of business, you should immediately notify the manager or supervisor of what has occurred before you leave. It is extremely important for you to have documentation of your accident after it has happened.

Seek Medical Attention

You should seek the attention of a doctor as soon as possible after a slip and fall accident in order to find out the extent of your injuries and begin treatment to ease your pain. By calling Dr. Gerald H. Rappaport, D.C., you will be given an appointment immediately to see a doctor.

Get Witness Contact Information

If there were any witnesses to your slip and fall accident, you should write down their name, address, phone number, and even e-mail address so you can contact them in the future if necessary.

Take Pictures

You should take pictures of the accident scene as soon as possible after your slip and fall. Try to take as many pictures as possible from different angles and distances so that the accident scene is properly documented

If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, call Dr. Gerald H. Rappaport, D.C. directly or contact us