Think about how many places you go to each week. Perhaps you are a college student who goes to multiple buildings on campus. Maybe you work in an office building or a delivery driver. Regardless of what your daily routine looks like, you should expect safety when you go somewhere.
At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we know that there are times when the negligence of property owners causes people to get injured. When you need a Kansas City premises liability attorney, you can count on us to secure the compensation you deserve.
Today, we want to discuss some of the most common ways that people get injured due to the negligence or carelessness of a property owner or the people who work for them. Please know that this is not a complete list and that you should always seek advice from a qualified attorney before deciding to move forward with your case.
The most important thing to remember if you have been injured on another person’s property is to seek medical attention immediately. Many injuries do not show signs and symptoms until hours or days after an incident and insurance companies will use a gap in treatment times against you.
Some of the common injuries we see in premises injury cases include:
So, how do these incidents happen?
Nobody should have to worry about their safety when they go onto another person’s property. Unfortunately, we know that the negligence of property owners can cause major injuries to patrons. At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we are ready to take your case.
Our goal will be to ensure you are treated fairly and that you are compensated for all of the following:
Property owners have a duty to ensure that their premises are free from reasonably foreseeable dangers. However, there are times when property owners fail to do so, and people are seriously injured. The team at Peddicord & Townsend LLC is ready to step in and help when you need a Kansas City premises liability attorney. We will investigate the incident and work towards securing the compensation you are entitled to.
Premises liability cases arise when someone is injured on someone else’s property and the negligent or careless actions of the property owner were the cause of the injury. These cases offer victims of the property owner’s negligence away to secure compensation for their damages. Some of the most common causes of premises liability cases include:
Premises liability cases can cause a variety of injuries. At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we commonly work with clients who have sustained the following injuries:
These injuries usually require medical care and can lead to major hospital or doctor bills. In many cases, victims of premises injuries require long-term care and may not be able to work while they recover.
This is a question that comes up a lot. Yes, private residence owners can be held responsible for injuries that occur on their property. Homeowners must tell their guests about (or correct) any dangerous conditions that guests are unlikely to recognize. Many people injured at the homes of neighbors, friends, or family do not want to pursue a premises liability case, but please understand you are not filing a lawsuit against them directly, but rather against their insurance carrier. Your health and well-being are important, so do not put off doing what is necessary to secure the compensation you need.
If you or a loved one have been injured due to careless or negligent actions of a property owner or the people who work for them, you may be entitled to compensation. At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we will leave no stone unturned as we investigate your case. Our goal is to secure compensation for the following: