Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 13, 2012
The Florida personal injury attorneys at Bernstein & Maryanoff, a law firm that provides legal representation to clients who have been wrongfully injured because of the negligence or recklessness of others, hereby alerts the public to the fact that the firm has filed a Florida personal injury lawsuit on behalf of a client who was allegedly injured because of a negligently maintained property on the part of the defendant named in the lawsuit.
Specifically, this Florida personal injury lawsuit was filed in the Circuit Court of the 17th Judicial Circuit in and for Broward County, Florida. The case was assigned a number of 10-36646 CACE 12 and the court documents stated that the plaintiff suffered more than $15,000.00 in damages as a result of the alleged incident that occurred on the premises of the defendant, Tenet Health System North Shore, DBA Florida Medical Center.
The court documents allege that on June 16, 2008, the plaintiff was lawfully on the premises of the defendant as an invitee, and while there plaintiff allegedly slipped and fell because of a liquid substance that was on the floor. The court documents allege that this liquid substance was a leak from a nearby closet that contained an air conditioning and temperature control system.
As a result of the alleged slip and fall on the premises of the defendant, the plaintiff suffered severe injuries and had to have carpel tunnel surgery along with other medical treatments, according to the court documents. The plaintiff in the case is seeking a recovery of damages for bodily injury and resulting pain and suffering, disability, mental anguish, aggravation of a preexisting condition, embarrassment and humiliation, loss of capacity for the enjoyment of life, expense of hospitalization, medical and nursing care and treatment, and loss of wages.
Finally, the court documents indicated that the plaintiff was seeking a reimbursement for court costs and for any other form of relief that the court would deem as appropriate. The Florida personal injury lawyers at Bernstein & Maryanoff are also seeking a jury trial to adjudicate this matter in accordance with Florida law.
About Bernstein & Maryanoff
Bernstein & Maryanoff is a law firm comprised of Florida personal injury lawyers who have been serving as legal advocates for injured clients who have been wrongfully harmed in Florida slip and fall accidents, car accidents, motorcycle accidents, trucking accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents and other types of traffic accidents. The firm also handles cases that include Florida nursing home neglect and abuse, sexual abuse and other matters that require litigation in order to recover compensation on behalf of those who have been injured by negligent, reckless or intentional actions.