Injuries can happen anywhere. Premises liability deals with those instances when individuals are injured on someone else’s property. If you are injured on another’s property, injuries may give rise to liability, for example, if the owner or occupier of the property did not keep the sidewalk in good repair, negligently failed to clear ice or snow properly, or left a television hanging in a school where it could fall onto a child.
Examples of common premises liability cases involve:
If you are suffering from injuries caused by another person’s negligence or carelessness, make sure you hire a lawyer who understands the complex and often arcane world of this area of the law. Premises liability is an area of the law that is quite confusing and specialized. Confronting the legal system alone can cost money and prolong pain and suffering. Simply making the mistake of giving a statement to an insurance company or failing to understand what the legally applicable statute of limitations is can prevent you from recovering anything.
Helpful tips if you are injured
If you are injured on another’s property or place of business, there are some important tips to keep in mind that will help expedite your case and ensure your ultimate recovery:
For those who are seriously injured as a result of another’s negligence or misconduct, contact Attorney Stephen Hoffman today to discuss what can be done to compensate you for your injuries. Visit the Results page to learn how Stephen has helped other injured victims successfully recover for their injuries.