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Cookeville Injury Lawyers

Cookeville, Tennessee is home to approximately 30,500 people. It was founded in 1903 and its location is near both Nashville and Knoxville. It is known for its job force, educational training, retail, medical industry, recreation and culture. The city is sometimes referred to as the “Hub of the Upper Cumberlands”. The production industry is the biggest industry in Cookeville and has approximately 100 factories and more than eight thousand workers.

The Cookeville legal team with the Higgins Firm handle injury claims for people that reside in or are visiting Cookeville. Some of these people may sustained an injury from a vehicle crash or another type of injury incident in the city. The lawyers with the Higgins Firm have handled thousands of injury-related incidents cases throughout Tennessee. In the United States, injuries that happen because of slipping and falling are one of the main reasons people die. Approximately, sixteen thousand people die per year because an injury from slipping or falling. Also, approximately seventy percent of injuries from slipping or falling take place due to unsafe surroundings. For example, someone might slip or fall because there might be food, water or another substance on the floor or ground. People can slip or fall in their residences as well as other places. People might slip or fall in locations like a shopping center, store, while in the parking space or on a walking trail.

Our Cookeville legal team is experienced and knowledgeable about cases involving serious or deadly Cookeville vehicle collisions, trucking collisions, collisions involving a person on a bike, texting and driving collisions, or slipping and falling injuries that can happen in your residence or in a public area.

How can a Cookeville Attorney Help with my Claim?

When someone is injured in a vehicle crash or because they slipped or fell, the injury can be severe, life-changing or even fatal. Injuries that happen due to slipping and falling can be complicated because the injured party must be able to provide proof that party that owned the property where the injury took place was aware of or should have been aware of the hazardous conditions in the area that were the reason for the slip or fall. The injured party must also provide proof that the owner did not try to correct the hazardous conditions. It may be hard for a person to provide this kind of proof by themselves. It is often recommended to seek the help of a skilled Tennessee lawyer who specializes in these kinds of claims. Our legal team can help you collection documents, photos and other information needed for your case to help you get the damages you are entitled to. If you do not know if you have a case for your slip and fall injury, you should speak to our legal team about your claim and we will help you figure out if you may be eligible to receive damages.

Our Cookeville, Tennessee injury lawyers with the Higgins Firm understand that this may be a difficult time for you and your family. We will listen to you and see to it that you are fairly compensated for injuries that occurred because of a vehicle collision, slipping and falling, dangerous items, pool-related incidents, incidents while at work, incidents that occur because of an intoxicated driver, texting while driving incidents, and incidents that occur because of a negligence at a hospital or treatment facility.

Please get in touch with us online or by phone at 800.705.2121 so that we address and concerns you may have and help you get the damages you need.

Cookeville, Tennessee or Putnam County has an estimated population of 30,435 residents. The city was incorporated in 1903 and is located between Nashville and Knoxville. Cookeville, Tennessee is a regional center for employment, education, retailing, health care, recreational and cultural activities. It is known as the “Hub of the Upper Cumberlands.” Manufacturing is the largest sector in Cookeville with an estimated economy of one hundred plants and over 8,000 employees. Cookeville is the largest micropolitan areas in Tennessee.

Our Cookeville, Tennessee personal injury lawyers at The Higgins Firm care about our residents and visitors who are injured and or killed in automobile and other personal injury related accidents in the Putnam County area. Our firm handles many different types of accidents including slip and fall accidents. The second leading causes of deaths in the U.S. occur as a result of slips and falls. An estimated 16,000 deaths occur each year due to slips and falls. An estimated seventy percent of slips and falls occur because of dangerous and hazards in our environment. Some slips and falls can also occur because of slippery surfaces such as areas with a food or a water spill. Slips and falls do not just happen in a person’s home. They can also occur in public places such as grocery stores, malls, or even on the sidewalk or in a parking lot.

At The Higgins Firm, Cookeville, Tennessee injury lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary for handling any possible claims you might have about all types of serious or even fatal Murfreesboro, Tennessee automobile accidents, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, texting while driving accidents and any other type of personal injury accident including falls or other types of accidents that can occur in the home.

Why do I Need a Cookeville, Tn Personal Injury Lawyer for my Cause?

Injury accidents can result in serious life altering injuries or can even result in death. One particularly difficult type of case are slip and fall cases. When a slip or fall accident occurs it is necessary for the victim to be able to prove that the owner of property knew or should have known about the dangerous environment that caused the slip and fall injury accident and then prove that the property owned failed to prevent or fix the dangerous environment. This can be difficult for a victim to prove on their own, and may require the knowledge and experience of a Tennessee slip and fall personal injury attorney. They know what kind of evidence is needed in this kind of case and can help you gather it quickly and efficiently so that you can get the compensation you need for your claim. If you are unsure whether or not you may have a claim for your slip and fall injury, feel free to contact our office and one of our experienced and compassionate Nashville, Tennessee personal injury attorneys will be happy to talk to you about your case and answer any questions you might have. They will help you determine if you are entitled for compensation for your injury.

The Cookeville, Tennessee accident attorneys at the Higgins Firm care about our clients and will hear your case and work with you to make sure you get the care and compensation you may be entitled to for any type of personal injury accident, including but not limited to: slips and falls, defective products, swimming pool accidents, on the job accidents, drunk driving accidents, texting while driving accidents, automobile accidents, and medical malpractice accidents.

Contact us online or call us at 800-705-2121 to set up a FREE consultation to discuss your legal options.

What Our Clients Say
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When my mother was neglected in a nursing home I was referred to The Higgins Firm for help. They did a great job representing my family and obtained a significant settlement. Hopefully, this will keep someone else's parent from being mistreated in the future. Angie S.
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I have a large collection practice and don't handle personal injury cases. Instead of simply declining a case, I referred it to The Higgins Firm. They handled everything. My client got a large recovery and I got a large co-counsel fee. The client and I were both very happy. Attorney Bo Melton
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The best injury lawyers in Nashville. They represented my son in a car accident case and did an awesome job. James D.