Unsafe conditions like faulty wiring, improperly stacked merchandise and loose carpeting cause accidents leading to serious 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 employ. Employees are there to serve and sometimes, even protect individuals who go to their places of business. The lawyers at Drake Law Firm, are experienced in the legal responsibilities and liabilities of companies or organizations that fail to offer these safe environments.
You can easily sustain 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 neglected to take timely, practical steps to protect you from it, you may be eligible to recover full compensation for all damage you have suffered. You should immediately get help from an experienced San Fernando Valley premises liability attorney.
Premises Liability Cases in California
When you work with Drake Law Firm, we will thoroughly assess the facts of your case. We will determine and pursue all of your legal options against the owner or occupant of the property where your injury occurred. Typically, the matters 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 example, the owner or occupier may claim that you were a trespasser or argue that you sustained injuries because you walked into an "open and obvious" hazard. The attorneys at Drake Law Firm, will be prepared to address those issues and protect your right to full and fair compensation.
Types of Premises Liability Claims in California
A premises liability claim can arise in many different circumstances. A few of the most common premises liability cases that our law firm handles include:
Compensation in a California Premises Liability Claim
Our goal at Drake Law Firm, will be to acquire maximum compensation for you in your premises liability claim. We understand how dangerous property conditions can cause people 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 identify all sources of compensation for you and aggressively challenge any attempts by the property owner or occupier (or its insurance provider) to blame you for your injuries and reject or reduce the amount of your claim.
Our San Fernando Valley Premises Liability Attorneys Are Prepared to Help You
At Drake Law Firm, we will move quickly to investigate your case. We work with experienced investigators that can document the scene of your accident, talk with witnesses and locate other evidence such as surveillance camera footage. We also routinely consult with experts who help us to figure out exactly how a dangerous property condition caused an accident. A major part of our investigation may involve tracking down the identity of the property owner or individual that was otherwise in control of the premises where you or a loved one was hurt.
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.