Elevator Accident

If you have been injured in an elevator accident, consult with the experienced attorneys at Sutton & Smyth, LLP to take the first step towards getting the compensation you deserve. Elevator accidents can cause serious and life-altering injuries. Our attorneys are skilled at investigating elevator accidents and pursuing claims for our client’s injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured in an elevator accident, call (877) 529-6570 to speak with our skilled and experienced injury attorneys.

5 THINGS YOU NEED TO DO AFTER AN ELEVATOR ACCIDENT

If you have been involved in an elevator accident, you may have suffered severe and permanent injuries. Building owners and their insurance companies know many tricks and loopholes to stop you from getting the compensation you need for your injuries. Follow these steps for the compensation you deserve:

  1.  Call 911
    • Call 911 and request an ambulance
    • If you are stuck in the elevator, request help from the fire department too
    • Tell ambulance personnel about all of your injuries
  2. Gather Evidence
    • Take photos of your injuries and the elevator at the scene of the accident
    • Take note of which elevator caused your accident if there are multiple
  3. Report the Accident to the Building if Possible
    • Report the accident to the building staff/manager
  4. Seek Medical Attention Immediately
    • Go to the emergency room 
    • Tell the doctors about all injuries
  5. Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer ASAP
    • Contact the elevator accident lawyers at Sutton & Smyth, LLP 
    • Call 877-529-6570 and take the first step towards getting compensation for your injuries