Premises Liability

Owners of a property, business or residential have a duty to keep their premises free of dangerous conditions. Failure to do so could leave them liable to you for any damages that you suffer as a result. Those damages include medical bills, pain and suffering, and lost wages. .

Causes of a premises liability injury include

  • Slip and Fall

Example: A restaurant neglects to clean up a spilled drink, resulting in a slip and fall.

  • Poor/Inadequate Security

Example: A bank fails to install adequate lighting/security cameras at their 24 hour ATM, resulting in a robbery.

  • Poor/Inadequate Maintenance

Example: The branch from an overgrown tree on a property falls and injures a passerby.

  • Defective or Hazardous Conditions

Example: A store owner fails to notify patrons of a broken stairwell