Premises Liability Claims Attorney in Atlanta, Georgia
People often suffer injuries on other people’s property. These injuries may be caused by a number of factors that are out of their control. Every property owner has a duty to ensure that his or her property is maintained in a reasonably safe manner. I represent people who were injured because of a dangerous property condition, such as wet floors or defective stairs.
I help people throughout Georgia file claims against negligent property owners whose actions injured innocent people. If you have been injured in a slip and fall or trip and fall accident, contact me for a free initial consultation about your case.
TYPES OF PREMISES LIABILITY CASES
You may have a premises liability case if you have suffered injury from:
Inadequate maintenance of a premises
Defective or unsafe conditions on the property
improper fire protection
Assaults and attacks/negligent security
Parking lot accidents
Amusement park rides
Slip and Fall/Trip and Fall Accident Claims
Slip and falls at malls, sidewalks, grocery stores, retail stores, sidewalks, and businesses can all cause serious injuries to innocent people. Falls may result in serious hip, head, back, or neck injuries. Falls are the leading cause of traumatic brain injury in the United States.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, each year millions of people are injured and thousands of people are killed in slip and fall accidents caused by:
- Objects falling off shelves at big box retail stores
- Contaminants on the floor
- Irregularities in indoor and outdoor walking surfaces
- Uneven sidewalks and parking lots
- Inadequate lighting
- Weather conditions
- Improper use of floor mats
Other Premises Liability Claims
A property owner may be subject to civil liability for any number of occurrences and hazardous conditions. These conditions can range from torn carpet in a retail store, inadequate or negligent security in a parking garage, and or a spill left unattended for an unreasonable time period.
If you are injured by a property condition that was either caused or not rectified by an owner, he or she may be held liable for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other out-of-pocket expenses in your premises liability claim.
If you have been hurt in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, contact me for a free initial consultation.
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