Property defects or grounds that are not properly maintained can result in injuries to innocent people. At The Justice Firm, our Los Angeles premises liability attorneys know that property owners and/or landlords are responsible for keeping their property safe for tenants, visitors, or anyone who may come on that property. When there are defects or circumstances which could result in injury, owners must post warnings or otherwise make those who may be on the property aware of the risk or danger. We work vigorously to secure the full damages those who are injured deserve, which may include any and all costs related to your injuries such as medical expenses, lost wages, future income, pain and suffering, and more.
Examples of circumstances which may be classified as premises liability include:
- Slip and fall accidents
- Swimming pool accidents/drowning
- Inadequate lighting in hallways/stairwells
- Dog bites
- Uneven surfaces, torn rugs, or carpeting which may cause tripping
- Defective sidewalks
- Defective electrical wiring
Our LA personal injury lawyers will thoroughly investigate your case to determine who is at fault, how the accident occurred, the extend of your injuries and value of your case, and more. We believe in a thorough and dedicated approach to ensure the best possible results for our clients.Common Injuries Associated with Premises Liability in Orange County
While the injuries sustained in accidents on others' property are not typically as serious as those common in car accidents, they can nevertheless be serious enough to require medical treatment, prevent victims from working, or even leave them with pain for the rest of their lives. Some of the most common include:
- Electric shock
- Neck and head injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Amputation injuries
- Abrasions and lacerations
A Los Angeles premises liability lawyer with our firm will fight aggressively to obtain the full compensation you deserve. Many victims mistakenly believe that the responsible party's insurance company will treat them fairly. This is not the case! Before you sign on the dotted line or speak with the insurance company, consult with a skilled personal injury attorney. Insurance companies often attempt to place partial blame on the victim, and may try to limit or deny your claim.
Under local, federal, and state laws, property owners are obligated to maintain their property/land and the structures that sit on that property so that it is safe for anyone with business purposes or authorized visitors. Even when landlords or property owners/managers violate local building codes or building ordinances, they may be held liable when someone is injured.Contact The Justice Firm Today
When you are injured or a loved one loses his or her life because of a property owner or landlord's negligence, it is critical to speak with a highly qualified Los Angeles personal injury attorney. You deserve justice, and it is vital that you clearly understand your legal rights. The costs associated with a serious injury can be financially devastating considering the high cost of medical treatment today, and the fact that you may be unable to work for a period of time, or even permanently disabled. Contact The Justice Firm now at 310-914-2444 for outstanding legal representation.