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Injuries on College Campuses

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Many colleges and universities can be found in Orange County, California, including the University of California-Irvine, California State University-Fullerton, Chapman University, Orange Coast College, Saddleback College, Irvine Valley College, Soka University of America and Pepperdine University's Irvine campus.

Unfortunately, injuries sometimes occur on college campuses. Such injuries can range from broken bones and neck injuries to severe head injuries, including traumatic brain injuries. Victims of physical or sexual assault are also common on college campuses.

No matter what type of injury you're dealing with, you need an Orange County premises accident attorney you can trust. You need the Law Offices of Daniel C. Carlton. Located in Costa Mesa and serving injury victims throughout Orange County, our law firm has decades of experience handling complicated injury accident claims.

We thoroughly understand California's property owner liability laws and we're eager to help you obtain the compensation you rightly deserve to get your life back on track. That's why we want to meet with you. Attorney Carlton cares about your case and he truly wants to help.

Why Injuries Happen

Injuries occur on college campuses for many different reasons. Some of the most common causes of injuries on college campuses include:

  • Slip and fall accidents (due to liquids on floors or sidewalks, etc.)
  • Inadequate maintenance (loose hand railings, hazardous sidewalks, etc.)
  • Negligent security (especially in cases involving assault or rape)
  • Poor lighting
  • Unmarked hazards

There are many other kinds of accidents and injuries on college campuses in California. And each one deserves to be taken seriously. That's why injured college students turn to us when they need help.

Trust Our Legal Team

Don't simply assume that your injury will be taken seriously and that you will receive the financial compensation you deserve after your accident. In many cases, colleges try to downplay the severity of such injuries. And many insurance companies often do everything they can to reduce or deny such claims altogether.

We know how to handle such complex cases. We know how to investigate injuries on campus - from obtaining inspection reports (did the college know something was wrong?) to interviewing witnesses and consulting with experts to reviewing all relevant materials. We also know how to negotiate with insurance companies. And if they refuse to cooperate, we will take them to court.

Attorney Carlton has been practicing law in Southern California for more than 40 years. He's also a lifelong resident of Southern California. He knows the area and knows what needs to be done to make things right. Put your trust in our legal team. Contact us and schedule your free case evaluation today.

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