Are You Looking to Pursue a Premises Liability Claim?
When you are injured on someone else’s property, a Los Angeles Premises Liability Attorney from the Steers & Associates law firm is here to provide you legal advice and help you protect your future by fighting on your behalf for the compensation you deserve on any premises liability cases.
Southern California And Los Angeles Premises Liability Attorney
Premises Liability Law & Premises Liability Cases
If you have been injured on someone else’s property in a premises liability accident in Los Angeles, Long Beach, Lancaster, or Sherman Oaks, you have the right to fight a careless property owner or property management company for the compensation you deserve.
The premises liability team at the Steers & Associates law firm has decades of experience on Los Angeles premises liability cases fighting for the rights of those injured throughout Southern California and Los Angeles for individuals or loved ones just like you. As the injured party, you can have peace of mind and confidence in our ability to fight premises liability claims for your future well-being with our premises liability attorneys.
If You Have Been Injured On Someone Else’s Property, You May Have A Case.
Los Angeles premise liability law requires that any public or private property owner in both residential and commercial properties maintain reasonable standards of care in protection for their guests or tenants from injury.
Some frequent examples of hazardous conditions which can lead to premises liability cases or accidents in Los Angeles include, but are not limited to:
What Should You Do After A Premise Accident?
If you have been injured in a premises accident, your well-being is at stake. Besides the recovery of medical bills, you may be eligible for pain and suffering, loss of wages, hospital bills, and other compensation. Contact a premises liability lawyer as soon as possible for a free consultation because certain deadlines can go into effect.
Contact Steers & Associates About Your Premises Liability Case.
Since the initial free consultation, our Los Angeles premises liability lawyer team at Steers & Associates will work diligently on your case. The sooner you retain a premises liability attorney the better chance you have at a favorable outcome for your case.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can You Sue if You Fall on Ice?
By Los Angeles premises liability laws, property owners have an obligation to keep their property free hazards and in safe condition. If property owners fail to do that and you are injured as a result, you have a right to file a premises liability lawsuit against such property owners and their insurance companies.
Do I Need to Prove I was Injured?
Yes, in order to proceed with a premises liability claim against a property owner you will need to prove that you were injured due to the property owner’s negligence with respect to the legal responsibility, ownership and maintenance of the property.
What is a Los Angeles Premises Liability Lawyer?
A premises liability lawyer is an experienced attorney that represents clients who have sustained or have been injured on someone else’s property. Most of the premises liability cases handled deal with slip and fall or premises liability accidents, defective property such as sidewalks, staircases, floorboards, due to building code violations or poor construction by the property owner.
What Type of Evidence Do I Need?
For any personal injury case, including premises liability, personal injury attorneys need solid evidence to prove fault from the property owner. Your best chances of obtaining that evidence from a property owner is with an experienced premises liability attorney.
Client was injured due to dangerous conditions at her apartment building, causing her to fall and suffer serious injuries. Numerous expert witnesses were able to corroborate the client’s serious injuries as well as the basis for the landowner’s liability. The matter settled at mediation after extensive litigation.
Premises Liability/Retailer Negligence
Client sustained serious injuries resulting in spinal surgery after slipping and falling at a 99 Cents Store. The evidence revealed that store inspections were not made in a timely manner prior to the fall and video of the incident was not preserved by the Defendant. The matter was tried to a jury which reached a verdict.
Premises Liability/Retailer Negligence
Client was injured when an employee at a major retailer accidentally knocked a shelf onto the client’s leg, causing her to fall and suffer injuries. The case was settled shortly before trial after extensive litigation.
What to Do When You Are Injured
Document and Take Notes After an Accident
Just like any major event. The best way to preserve any evidence is to take notes and document it right away. Even if you are in pain, have a loved one document everything that happened the way that it happened.
Get Your Medical Records
It is your right to obtain your medical records. Make sure you know everything there is to know on your rights to medical records and how to obtain them.
Seek Prompt Medical Attention
After any accident seek professional medical treatment and do not delay. Don’t even brush off or try to deal with the pain or ailment. Go straight to a doctor including the emergency room.
Find a Los Angeles Premises Liability Attorney
You should start your search to find a premises liability or personal injury attorney right away. They can assist and advise you on all matters pertaining to your serious injuries and the proper courses of action which you should take to begin the journey to fair compensation.