Premises Liability/Slip & Fall
Grand Junction Premises Liability Attorneys
Have you been injured due to unsafe conditions on someone else property? Your case may be covered by premise liability. Like other types of personal injury cases, premise liability cases centered on one parties negligence. To be successful, you must show that the property owner knew, or reasonably should have known, about the unsafe or defective conditions on the property.
What types of cases are classified as premises liability cases?
The types of injuries or circumstances that lead to a premises liability case are varied. Some more common examples are dog bites, slip, and fall, fires, snow, and ice accidents. However, it can also cover injuries related to fires, chemical exposure, swimming pool accidents, etc. If you have been injured and believe your injury was due to unsafe or poorly maintained property conditions, you may have a case.
Do I really need an attorney?
It might be tempting to try to resolve these types of situations on your own, but don’t underestimate the difficulties you may experience in trying to get the insurance company to cover your expenses. Besides being there to advocate for you, an attorney will handle the collection or evidence and investigate your case. Premises liability cases require the injured party to prove that there was in fact negligence on the part of the property owner, without the help of an experienced attorney you may have difficulty proving your case.
Call us at 970-243-7887 to arrange an initial consultation, or contact us online. Our office hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays. Weekend and evening appointments may be available, and we often travel to client locations, as necessary.