Who Is Responsible for Your Injuries in a Premises Liability Case?
There are others besides the property owner who may be responsible when someone is injured on faulty stairs, because of a slip-and-fall accident, or a fall from a height. Other responsible parties may include:
- Building designers
- Property management companies
- Maintenance contractors
- Construction companies
What Types of Injuries Are Premises Liability Injuries?
Injuries that may occur on someone else’s property are not always caused by a fall. Other common causes of injury include:
- An accident on an escalator or elevator
- Fire injuries and smoke inhalation
- Stairway or porch collapse
- Poisoning from mercury or lead paint
- A fall around or into a swimming pool
- Assault that may have resulted due to a lack of security
- Playground accidents
- Dog bites and animal attacks
Property owners are responsible for keeping the entire environment safe for anyone who may come onto the property.
Get a Free Consultation with One of Our Lawyers
You deserve full and fair compensation, and you deserve top-quality legal representation. At Schmitt Law Firm, LLC, we are dedicated to obtaining the full damages you deserve when injured because of a property owner’s negligence. The expense associated with serious injuries can be substantial, considering medical costs and lost wages.
Please contact our office today at 816-400-1000 or by email to speak with a premises liability attorney. We handle all of your up-front legal costs and only get paid if we recover a settlement or positive verdict in your case.