Any owner of property, public or private, has a duty to make sure that their property is safe. This means that one must make the necessary repairs or warn people of potential hazards to be compliant with the law. If you have been seriously harmed by a dangerous property condition, you may be entitled to monetary compensation. Cases like these, where a property owner is held responsible for injuries sustained on their property, are called “premises liability cases.”
There are many important actions that one should take if you have been involved in a premises liability matter. These steps will help to bolster your case and help you potential settlement.
These cases occur frequently and should not be taken lightly. If you have been injured due to a hazardous condition and you believe the owner of the property knew or should have known about, call the Ernst Law Group, today in order to preserve your legal rights.
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