Category: Premises Liability

Injuries Associated With Slip and Fall Accidents

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Whether it was slick conditions, such as ice on the stairs, or a spill at a supermarket, slip and fall accidents can be embarrassing and cause serious injuries. And, they are one of the most common types of personal injury cases that fall under premises liability law. Texas State law protects individuals injured on another […]

How to Prove Negligent Security

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Typically, when an individual thinks about premises liability, they often think about slip and fall accidents or swimming pool accidents. One of the biggest areas of premises liability is negligent security. Negligent security claims are often horrific and carry heavy emotional trauma for the victim, as they often involve violent crimes such as sexual assaults […]

What Is the Attractive Nuisance Doctrine?

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In a court of law, children are not deemed responsible for their actions. Young children do not have the same respect and caution for potentially hazardous materials as older children and adults. Therefore, it is everyone’s duty to protect young children from potentially hazardous and easily avoidable situations. This duty is outlined in the attractive […]

Swimming Pool Safety Tips for Summer Fun in Abilene

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As the summer quickly approaches, so do the anticipation and thrill of taking that first leap into a nice cool pool. Swimming pools are a summer favorite and the perfect place to enjoy the beauty of nature while escaping from the hot Texas sun. However, while swimming pools are inviting and a source of a […]

Questions to Ask Your Premises Liability Attorney

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Premises liability is a legal sector that covers the various accidents that occur on someone else’s property. By law, property owners, whether residential or commercial, have a responsibility to keep their property safe for visitors. This is often done by ensuring that the property is well-maintained and any issues are repaired adequately to ensure the […]

Do I Have A Premises Liability Case?

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If you were injured in an accident that occurred on an individual’s personal or commercial property, you may be eligible for compensation. From slip-and-fall injuries to parking lot accidents, it is important to know your rights. If you are wondering if you can receive compensation for your case, here are the signs that signal you […]

Is a Wet Floor Sign Enough? Case Analysis

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Restaurants put them near the front door after it rains. Supermarkets put them up as they mop up a spill. And, commercial buildings have them stashed away somewhere too. Wet floor signs are the first warning sign that the risk for a slip-and-fall accident is present. These signs are not just a warning sign to […]

Crushed By Crowds; Concerts Can Be Dangerous

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Concerts are thrilling and exciting! The hype music, thousands of screaming fans, and being with friends make for a great time, though it’s important to remain vigilant. Steps are made at concerts to ensure the safety of the musicians, fans, and staff working the event, but one must recognize and understand the dangers that are […]