Dangerous Premises and Liability FAQ

What is a dangerous premise?

Any property that isn’t properly maintained and compliant with building and safety codes or is otherwise unsafe.

What if the owner didn’t know the property/premises was dangerous?

If the owner reasonably should have known of the danger, he or she can be held liable for an injury or death that took place on the property.

Is it difficult to prove who’s at fault in a premises liability case on a commercial property?

It can be. You definitely need an experienced premises liability lawyer to advise you. Depending on the specific job responsibilities of the property managers, employees and owners, many different people may be involved and held accountable for negligence.

What if I was injured at a friend or acquaintance’s house?

The same laws apply to these cases. It can be very difficult for all parties, but you should consult a premises liability lawyer to ensure that your rights are fully protected.

Premises liability cases can be difficult to prosecute. That is why you need an experienced premises liability lawyer. Tichenor & Dziuba LLP have the experience to fairly protect your rights. Call us to schedule a free consultation.