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Elevator & Escalator Accidents

Elevators and escalators, just like other moving devices, can cause serious injuries. Often referred to as vertical transportation accidents, they require extensive investigation and qualified expert analysis. Slips, trips and falls are common on these vertical moving devices. When you have been injured by an elevator or an escalator, the attorneys at Wesley, McGrail & Wesley will handle your personal injury claim.

The attorneys of Wesley, McGrail & Wesley have more than 70 years of combined legal experience in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. We have dedicated our practice to providing skilled personal injury representation.

As Fort Walton Beach natives, we understand Florida accidents and can address your situation more easily because of our firsthand knowledge of the Okaloosa County area. We provide local representation to clients in the communities of Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Pensacola, Bruce and Tallahassee.

Contact us or call toll free at 866-445-5849 to schedule your free initial consultation.You do not pay unless we win or settle your case.

Representing Okaloosa County Victims

Premises liability injuries caused by elevator and escalator accidents typically involve hand crush, head injuries and broken limbs. We work to get you compensation after an accident for your injuries, medical bills and lost wages. We handle all types of vertical transportation accident injuries, including those caused by the following types of devices:

  • Escalator
  • Elevator
  • Freight elevator
  • Grain elevator
  • Chair lifts
  • Inclined travelers (moving sidewalks)

If you slipped and fell in an elevator unit, were crushed by a heavy elevator door, or tripped because the elevator did not level with the floor, we will investigate your accident. We build our cases on a strong foundation of research. By utilizing a thorough investigation and input from top experts, we will prepare your escalator or elevator accident case to get you the compensation you deserve.

Our team is skilled at handling cases against negligent elevator and escalator owners and manufacturers. We have previously filed claims against major elevator manufacturers, including Kone and Otis Elevator Company. Other manufacturers include Fujitec, Schindler and Thyssenkrupp.

Contact Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers

At the law firm of Wesley, McGrail & Wesley, we have more than 70 years of combined experience. We provide hands-on attention to people who have been seriously hurt or have lost loved ones due to negligent actions by elevator and escalator owners and manufacturers. Whether the accident was caused by faulty design, negligent installation or shoddy maintenance, contact us today or call our experienced elevator and escalator accident attorneys toll free at 866-445-5849.

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