Premise liability is when property owners and occupants are legally responsible for keeping their property safe and preventing injuries to visitors. In California, premise liability laws are based on negligence, as stated in California Civil Code 1714(a). If a property owner fails to maintain their property or warn of known dangers, and someone sustains injuries as a result, the property owner can be held liable for the victim’s damages
The personal injury attorneys of Aydin Law, APC in California have years of experience handling personal injury cases, especially cases involving injuries due to the negligence of property owners, and we are available to help with your case today. Don’t wait to take action; contact a personal injury attorney who can help you with the next steps in filing your claim now. Contact us for a FREE consultation.
Some common accidents and injuries that may occur due to premise liability include:
In California, hazardous conditions that can lead to premises liability claims include:
Property owners in California are required to maintain their property in reasonably safe conditions and warn visitors of potential hazards
Failure to do so may lead to complications, especially if someone sustains injuries as a result of their negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries, it’s important to speak to a personal injury attorney as soon as possible, since, the property owner can be held liable for the victim’s damages under premises liability laws
In California, in order to win a case involving injuries on someone else’s property, the injured person needs to prove four things:
1) The property owner had control over the property
2) The owner was negligent in how they maintained or used the property
3) The injured person was actually harmed,
4) The owner’s negligence was a significant factor in causing that harm.
To prove negligence, the injured person must show that the property owner didn’t keep their property reasonably safe or warn people about known dangers. In addition, substantial evidence plays a crucial role in proving this negligence.
By having the personal injury attorneys of Aydin Law, APC by your side, we can investigate the case thoroughly and establish all the necessary facts needed to win your case.