When you make a claim against a rental property you should consider seeking the assistance of a lawyer since you’ll need to show that the accident was due to the landlord’s negligence. Your attorney will make gather evidence to prove this.
Throughout the process, the landlord will have an opportunity to pay a settlement, which will conclude the case. If they decide not to then the case will go to court, where a jury will decide how much compensation is awarded if the plaintiff wins.
Your attorney can tell you the chances of your case succeeding, whether or not to accept the landlord’s offer if one is made, and an idea of how much compensation you may receive if you decide not to.