Suffering Due to Premises Liability?
Durham Premises Liability Attorney
Helping Victims of Dangerous Property Conditions
In certain situations, property owners owe members of the public a duty of care when they are visiting, using, or renting property. Don Strickland represents plaintiffs who have suffered serious injuries or have lost loved ones because of a property owner’s negligence, carelessness, or recklessness.
Improperly Built, Maintained, or Secured Property
Improperly built or poorly maintained buildings expose visitors and residents to serious health risks, such as toxins in the environment, or serious physical harm that can result from slip and fall injuries. You are entitled to seek compensation if your injury or medical condition results from a property owner’s or manager’s negligence.
Premises liability cases relating to insufficient security are often the result of easily addressed safety issues including:
- EInadequate protection against crime
- EInsufficient lighting
- EAttractive nuisances
- EFaulty locks
- ELack of surveillance
- EFailure to control dogs, leading to dog attacks
Slips and falls can easily cause serious injuries, such as broken bones, brain injury, or spinal cord injuries. If you are seriously injured when you slip and fall on someone else’s property due to the property owner’s or manager’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your pain, suffering, lost wages, medical costs, or permanent injury.
Slip & Fall
Many slip and fall accidents could have been prevented by solid construction and proper maintenance of the property.
These accidents are commonly the result of:
- EWet floors
- EDim or limited lighting
- ELack of warning signs