If you or someone you love was injured due to the negligence of a property owner, you may be entitled to a recovery. However, lawsuits can be quite complex, and require specialized knowledge and expertise. A premises liability lawyer with our Pittsburgh, PA, practice can prove fault on the part of the property owner, and illustrate the full extent of your resulting losses. At Woomer & Talarico LLC we are committed to holding responsible parties accountable so our clients can rebuild their lives in the wake of injury. Contact our firm to schedule a free case evaluation
Types of Premises Liability Cases
When a property owner does not maintain his or her property, or fails to provide ample warning of hazards, it can be considered negligence. Common types of premises liability cases involve:
Slip and fall Slip and fall injuries due to icy conditions, wet floors, and other hazards
Poorly maintained property, such as uneven stairs or a broken sidewalk
Inadequately or poor lighting
Fires due to defective wiring or other improper maintenance
Amusement park accidents
Swimming pool accidents
Accidents due to faulty elevators or escalators
Do You Have a Valid Claim?
The law requires that a landowner
use reasonable care to make their property safefe for users of the property. This includes their duty to inspect for defects on their property. The most challenging problem in a premise liability case is that the property owner has control of the property and can fix the property and thus ruin the evidence. Please contact Woomer and Talarico to ensure that your rights are protected. It is best to immediately secure the evidence.
Our lawyers are passionate about helping those who have been injured because of the reckless and negligent acts of others.
Several factors can make premises liability cases quite complex:
You may have to prove that the property owner knew about the hazardous conditions in advance and did not do anything to prevent or remedy them.
You must be able to prove that you were not engaged in dangerous or irresponsible behavior while you were on the property.
You must be able to identify the various parties that could be held responsible for your injury. For example, if you were hurt in a retail center, the property owner or the business owner could be held liable.
What Compensation can You Expect?
Following an accident, you may be struggling with chronic pain, staggering medical bills, and a compromised quality of life. A premises liability case can help you obtain compensation to cover:
Future anticipated medical costs
Loss of future earning capacity
Pain and suffering
Financial support for dependents
Why Choose Woomer & Talarico for Your Premises Liability Claim?
Premises liability claims are not simple. Securing the representation of an experienced attorney is absolutely essential. The lawyers at Woomer & Talarico LLC have vast experience in personal injury cases, and can prove liability in order to collect the compensation you need and deserve. We are a firm that other firms trust and depend upon – in fact, the majority of our clients are referrals.
Contact Us for a Case Evaluation
If negligence on the part of a property owner caused you or a loved one to become injured, we are here to help. Contact Woomer & Talarico to schedule your free consultation.