Premises liability comes into play in personal injury cases where the injury was caused by some type of unsafe or defective condition on someone’s property. Most personal injury cases are based on negligence, and premises liability are no exception. In order to win a premises liability case, the injured person must prove that the property owner was negligent (failed to use reasonable care) with respect to ownership and/or maintenance of the property.
Types Of Premises Liability Cases:
Premises liability cases involve many different types of accidents: For example:
- Slip and fall
- Animal attacks including dog bites
- Workplace accidents
- Store and restaurant accidents
- Swimming pool accidents
- Elevator/escalator accidents
- Negligent security
- Structural collapses
- Exposure to toxic substances
These are common examples of premises liability claims. A careless property owner can create many hazards and injury risks through the inadequate care and maintenance of a property.
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