Property owners and managers have a duty of care to anyone who has a legal right to visit their properties. To a reasonable extent, they are required to keep an eye out for hazardous conditions that can result in accidents. They must also eliminate these hazards in a timely manner or alert guests to their presence if eliminating them is impossible.
Have you been injured in the Norristown, Pennsylvania area because a property owner didn’t fulfill this duty? Review your case with a Norristown premises liability attorney at Solomon, Sherman & Gabay if so. We may be able to help you recover financial compensation.
Premises liability claims can arise for various reasons. Noteworthy examples of premises liability accidents include:
These types of accidents can occur when those responsible for addressing hazards on a property are negligent. For instance, someone who owns a retail store should train their employees to monitor for spills that can result in slip and fall accidents. If you were to be involved in such an accident because no one spotted and cleaned up a spill in a timely manner, you could be left with injuries for which you deserve compensation.
Injuries one might sustain as a result of a premises liability accident include:
Those are just a few examples. The specific types of injuries you could sustain when being harmed on someone else’s property will vary depending on the nature of your accident.
Regardless, it’s likely your injuries will require some form of medical treatment. They may also prevent you from working and earning a paycheck until you recover. Depending on their severity, they may even result in long-term disability, pain, etc.
You can potentially seek compensation for a range of losses after being injured on someone else’s property as a result of negligence. Examples of losses/damages for which you might be compensated include (but aren’t necessarily limited to) the following:
You can also seek compensation if a loved one passed away in an accident resulting from the negligence of a property owner or manager.
To secure the full amount of compensation you deserve, you must:
These aren’t tasks you need to handle on your own. At Solomon, Sherman & Gabay, a qualified Norristown premises liability lawyer is available to handle them for you. We’ll pursue the compensation you deserve while you focus on recovering from your injuries. To learn more, contact us online or call us at 215-665-1100.