Hazardous conditions like faulty wiring, poorly stacked merchandise and loose carpeting cause accidents resulting in major injury. Businesses and property owners have a vital responsibility to create safe environments for their customers and visitors. This also includes walkways and parking lots, in addition to the people they hire. Employees are there to serve and sometimes, even protect individuals who go to their places of business. The attorneys at Drake Law Firm, are experienced in the legal responsibilities and liabilities of businesses or organizations that fail to offer these safe conditions.
You can easily suffer injury through no fault of your own when you visit property such as a store, office building, motel or apartment complex. If the owner or occupier of the property knew of a hazardous condition or activity that caused your injury and failed to take timely, reasonable steps to protect you from it, you may be eligible to recover full compensation for all harm you have suffered. You should immediately get help from an experienced North Hollywood premises liability lawyer.
Premises Liability Claims in California
When you consult with Drake Law Firm, we will thoroughly review the facts of your case. We will determine and pursue all of your legal options against the owner or occupier of the property where your injury occurred. Typically, the issues that we will concentrate on include:
It is always important to look at the ways a property owner or occupant will try to avoid liability. For instance, the owner or occupier might claim that you were a trespasser or suggest that you suffered injuries because you walked into an "open and obvious" hazard. The lawyers at Drake Law Firm, will be prepared to take on those issues and protect your right to full and fair compensation.
Types of Premises Liability Claims in California
A premises liability claim can emerge in various circumstances. Some of the most common premises liability claims that our law firm handles include:
Compensation in a California Premises Liability Claim
Our goal at Drake Law Firm, will be to secure maximum compensation for you in your premises liability claim. We understand how dangerous property conditions can cause individuals to suffer serious, life-altering injuries such as traumatic brain injury, back and spine injuries, fractures, burns and soft tissue injuries. We will work hard to pursue damages on your behalf such as:
We will determine all sources of compensation for you and aggressively challenge any attempts by the property owner or occupier (or its insurance company) to blame you for your injuries and deny or reduce the amount of your claim.
Our North Hollywood Premises Liability Lawyers Are Prepared to Help You
At Drake Law Firm, we will move quickly to investigate your case. We work with skilled investigators that can document the scene of your accident, talk with witnesses and locate other evidence such as surveillance camera footage. We also regularly consult with experts that help us to determine how a hazardous property condition caused an accident. A big part of our investigation may involve locating the identity of the property owner or person who was otherwise in control of the premises where you or a loved one was injured.
Contact Drake Law Firm so I can answer any questions you may have and let you know what I can do to help. If you’re unable to visit our firm, we can come to your home or hospital room.