Unsafe conditions like faulty wiring, improperly stacked merchandise and loose carpeting cause accidents resulting in 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 individuals they employ. Workers are there to serve and sometimes, even protect people who go to their places of business. The attorneys 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 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 occupant of the property knew of a dangerous condition or activity that led to your injury and neglected to take timely, practical actions to protect you from it, you might be eligible to recover full compensation for all damage you have suffered. You should immediately get help from an experienced Thousand Oaks premises liability lawyer.
Premises Liability Claims in California
When you work with Drake Law Firm, we will carefully assess the facts of your claim. We will identify and pursue all of your legal options against the owner or occupant of the property where your injury took place. Typically, the issues that we will focus on include:
It is always important to consider the ways a property owner or occupant will attempt to avoid liability. For example, the owner or occupant might claim that you were a trespasser or claim that you sustained injuries because you walked into an "open and obvious" hazard. The lawyers at Drake Law Firm, will be ready 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 situations. A few of the most common premises liability cases that our law firm handles include:
Compensation in a California Premises Liability Lawsuit
Our goal at Drake Law Firm, will be to acquire maximum compensation for you in your premises liability case. We understand how dangerous property conditions can cause individuals to suffer serious, life-changing 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 occupant (or its insurance company) to blame you for your injuries and deny or reduce the amount of your claim.
Our Thousand Oaks Premises Liability Lawyers Are Prepared to Help You
At Drake Law Firm, we will move quickly to investigate your claim. We work with skilled investigators who 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 that help us to figure out exactly how a hazardous property condition caused an accident. A major part of our investigation might involve tracking down the identity of the property owner or individual 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.