Unsafe Premises / Premises Liability
Landlords and property owners must take reasonable and appropriate steps to repair and warn of any potential dangers or hazards on their property. Unfortunately, some owners do not adequately maintain or repair property and put others at unnecessary risk of injury.
Cariati Law Premises Liability Lawyers will advocate for you on your behalf if you have been injured as a result of an unsafe or hazardous premises and hold negligent property owners accountable. We will fight to obtain the maximum recovery for your losses.
Landlords and property owners have a legal obligation to keep their premises safe and free from hazardous conditions.
When someone trips, slips, or falls as a result of a hazardous condition on someone else’s property, serious injuries occur. From dangerous steps to a slippery floor, unkempt and dangerous properties are a hazard to everyone. Property owners are responsible for injuries that occur, if negligence was involved.
If you have been injured due to an unsafe premises, you need an experienced lawyer to fight for your rights. The Toronto and Mississauga injury and disability lawyers of Cariati Law will seek the justice you deserve. There are many types of situations where a person can become injured:
• Broken sidewalk or unlevel parking lot
• Swimming pool ladder and pool in need of repair
• Un-shoveled sidewalk that is icy causing injury
• Unsafe property that leads to assault due to poor lighting and security
• Loose banister in apartment house or hotel leading to a fall
Every day someone is seriously injured or killed in Ontario, Canada resulting from a violent crime at an apartment complex, mall, parking lots, warehouse, sporting event or in some other public area. What you may not know is that the business or property owner has a legal responsibility to make their properties as crime free as possible. If you have been a victim of a crime occurring on commercial or public premises in Ontario, Canada you may be able to file legal claims and obtain money damages to compensate you as a crime victim. The lawyers at Cariati Law can help. If proper measures were not taken to insure the premises were maintained at an adequate level of safety for all visitors then, Negligent Security or Unsafe Premises laws may apply.
Common Effects of Negligent Security Include:
• Sexual Assault
Common Negligent Security cases include injury or death due to:
• Inadequate security measures
• Inadequate facility design
• Inadequate lighting
• Inadequate key control
• Inadequate supervision and training of employees
Structural Collapses and Falling Trees
Whether you are entering a building or walking across a yard, and there is a sudden structural collapse or a falling tree, a person can be killed or seriously injured. You may have an unsafe premises claim if an owner did not properly maintain the structure or tree and they can be held liable if they were aware of its dangerous condition. We will work to determine if the unsafe conditions were a result of architectural or contractor negligence and whether the owner took reasonable measures to ensure the safety and welfare of visitors.
If you or someone you know was injured in an accident from a faulty structure, falling tree or tree limb you should contact Cariati Law Personal Injury Lawyers to discuss your rights. The Personal Injury Lawyers at Cariati Law represent all types of injury cases in Ontario, Canada and aggressively advocate with strong individualized attention to each client’s case.
The experienced Premises Liability Lawyers of Cariati Law will help to determine whether the property owner was negligent and made a reasonable effort to provide for your safety.
If you or a loved one believe you may have a case under premises liability law, call Cariati Law Negligent Security Lawyers. They will work to determine who owns the property and if they were at fault. Cariati Law Personal Injury Lawyers will aggressively work to recover damages for your losses, including lost wages, medical expenses, physical pain and mental suffering or loss of support. The lawyers at Cariati Law are committed to help make our Ontario, Canada communities safer for families and children by holding businesses accountable.
Contact a Cariati Law Negligent Security Lawyer in Ontario, Canada. Each and every Ontario, Canada injury & disability lawyer at our firm is innovative, highly experienced and result-oriented when serving the diverse legal needs of our clients. Our lawyers are committed to protecting your rights.
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