October 16 2015
It is a fact of life that accidents happen. They can seriously injure people and sadly, can also cause deaths. In the United States, the number of injuries and deaths that happen to children is...
September 20 2015
We previously shared an article giving you advice and guidelines – what to expect with an injury claim and how you can help your claim be more successful. More info is shared here. As always, if you...
“Premises Liability” refers to accidents that occur due to the negligent maintenance, operation or design of a property owned by someone other than the accident victim. This includes claims against a landlord on behalf of a tenant or against the landowner for injuries suffered by an individual who was lawfully on the property.
Premises liability cases cover a wide range of circumstances in which people are injured or suffer a wrongful death on a commercial or residential properties. Examples include: slip and fall injuries; trip and fall injuries; dog bite injuries; being struck in the head or body by falling merchandise at a store; suffering a bodily injury from a malfunctioning elevator or a door with a broken closing device and being assaulted because of inadequate security. Injuries can also arise from dram shop liability when a restaurant or bar serves a customer too many drinks and allows them to drive. Each set of facts giving rise to an injury on premises must be individually evaluated.
At the Tijerina Legal Firm, we will help you gather the facts in your case, determine whether you have a legitimate lawsuit and help make negligent parties pay.