the elevator didn't stop on the floor completely , I informed the manager and it took a week to fix . now i am in a lot of pain . what should I do .
Get a personal injury lawyer asap. Take photos of the oil spill and your injuries. Do not speak to anyone but your lawyer.
Real Estate Attorney
Sounds like you have a case for premises liability. You need to see a treating physician asap to document your injuries. Contact an attorney who can have you treated without paying anything up front.
I would document your injuries by seeing a doctor. I would also file and incident report with your property manager.
If your injuries are serious I would contract a local personal injury attorney. You can find one on AVVO.
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Personal Injury Lawyer
Assuming that you have already sought at least some medical attention, you should contact a local personal injury attorney, as soon as possible, so that he/she can assist you with your potential claim(s).
Get the medical attention you require. You would need to retain a personal injury lawyer to investigate. Find a lawyer with a low contingency fee, less than 30%, so you get the lion’s share of the settlement, not your lawyer. Thus, don’t get hurt twice by paying a huge fee. Good luck.
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Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
Take pictures of the area affected. Second go to a doctor and get treated. Third, call a PI lawyer in your area and finally, file a report with the management. Best of luck.
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Get medical treatment ASAP. The longer you wait the worse it is for your case. Speak to local attorney.
see a doctor and contact a lawyer
Family Law Attorney
You appear to have two claims for premises liability, one for injuries caused by slipping and falling due to oil on the carport floor and the other for injuries caused by tripping and falling due to defective leveling of the elevator floor with the adjacent floor. You have the burden of establishing that each of the two incidents was caused by the negligent maintenance of the premises' ownership, management, or service personnel or possibly the manufacture of a defective elevator. And, you have the burden of sorting out which injuries were caused/aggravated from which incident. Your pain may or may not reflect enough bodily injury, pain, suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, medical expense, earnings loss, and other "damages" to warrant involving a lawyer or litigation beyond small claims court. Good luck.